My 2012 New Year’s Resolution

Today I started on my 2012 resolution: buy local. This isn’t about PC food rules, it’s about making sure as much of my spending money as possible goes into the economy of our little village and surrounding farms. I bought all our food for the next week...

Another eBook in the CETA Series

Steven Durland and I have just published another in our series of eBooks about the most significant jobs program affecting artists in the past 70 years: CETA (Comprehensive Employment and Training Act), a federal employment program active from 1973 to 1981. This new...

The Nightmare: Falling Asleep on a Book

My dreams have fallen into a pattern over the last few years. They begin dramatically in a vast landscape or wonderful old mansion. They proceed through a love interest, intrigue, a chase and a great escape. Then, without fail, comes the longest segment, the one I...