Category Archives: book promotion

The last unexplored wilderness


Oct. 3: The more we read the more we are convinced that South Andros has all the characteristics we need  for the final scenes of Night Watch. Andros is the largest of the Bahamas islands and is described in one of … Continue reading

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Adventure isn’t paved


Aug. 19: Many of you have followed the adventures of Stewball but I just downloaded a couple of pictures that were taken on our rally to Alaska that I wanted to share. It’s not often you get photos of your … Continue reading

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Face Blindness or Prosopagnosia


Aug. 6: This will be a short post but for those of you that missed CBS 60 Minutes last night you missed a most interesting report from Lesley Stahl on face blindness or prosopagnosia. This is the first time I … Continue reading

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Fact or Fiction


July 10: For those who have read The Long Road to Paris, know that “Stewball”, the 1967 VW Bettle featured in the novel contains “radical technology- technology so revolutionary that oil-exporting counties, including Russia, want every trace of it destroyed, and China, lacking … Continue reading

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Paris-up close and personal


July 5: Everyone has a different Paris. Ours is a daytime Paris. Watching Paris come to life while sitting in our favorite cafe each morning. We don’t do museums or art galleries. We walk-when we’re not writing. I’m posting just … Continue reading

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And on to Anchorage


June 7: No time trials today. This is the last day of the Trans-American Challenge. Tonight we have a final banquet and winners will be announced. We won’t win anything except the satisfaction of driving from NY to Alaska, making … Continue reading

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Arctic Circle: mosquitoes, mud, potholes and pipline


June 7: The rally is over, but I have lots more to write. First our trip to the Arctic Circle on the day off in Fairbanks. At one time, lots of the participants talked of going, but on the morning … Continue reading

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A book award and a blind Garmin


May 26:A day off in Osoyoos, BC. From our Canadian vantage point, we can look across Osoyoos lake and see the U.S. The good news: We had an email waiting. Our novel, The Long Road to Paris has just received another … Continue reading

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Left Behind


May 24:We’re sitting in our hotel room in Kalispell, Montana. Our forced day off. We’ve talked to the VW restoration shop and we are still hoping Stewball will be ready later this afternoon. It was a strange feeling to see … Continue reading

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Two days, four states


May 15: I must write today because we have covered so much territory that I can’t even keep up. Usually I post a photo of the flower in Stewball‘s bud vase, but this seemed more appropriate for today.  Since we … Continue reading

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