Category Archives: Accidental Birds of the Carolinas

North Carolina Writers Fellowship

For twenty years I’ve been applying. The first time I applied for a grant to write an epic poem about the life of John Lawson and his Indian guide, Eno Will. Sort of an Odyssey for the New World. Well, … Continue reading

Pomegranate Books Homecoming

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I don’t live in Wilmington, NC, but sometimes it seems like home. It is the town where my first publisher released my first book. My first review was written by homeboy Ben Steelman, who’s now published the first review of … Continue reading

Flyleaf Books Rocks!

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A wonderful reading at Flyleaf Books! Thank you Jamie and the crew.  Got to meet Max Steele’s former wife, how cool is that? got to tell my “went to Crook’s Corner, ate shrimp and grits, and immediately decided to move … Continue reading