Tag Archives: Fiction

The Devil Walks in Mattingly – Q&A with Billy Coffey

We’re back! My book has now gone to the printer (much more on that to come), so I am able to resurrect my blog in the best way possible, by talking about a terrific new book. Billy Coffey has just … Continue reading

Posted in Literature | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

When Mockingbirds Sing – A Chat with Billy Coffey

Oh, this is EXCITING. With each novel Billly Coffey has released, his writing and story-telling skills have taken a quantum leap upwards. When Mockingbirds Sing, his brand-new book, is the kind of fiction I wish all Christian novelists were producing. … Continue reading

Posted in Literature | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

My Year in Books – 2012

Following are the titles of the books I finished reading in 2012. In addition to these, I am still in the middle of so many books, I’m too embarrassed to give you the number (27.) As I no longer finish … Continue reading

Posted in Literature | Tagged , , , , | 7 Comments

Gay Writes

America lost a national treasure on Thursday, when the brilliant writer William Gay died of heart failure at the age of 68. I’d never heard of Gay before I picked up the 2007 edition of The Best American Short Stories, … Continue reading

Posted in Literature | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Year in Books – 2011

I’m a few days late (thanks to some looming writing deadlines, and all the media attention this week over my Grandma’s story), but here is the list of the books I finished in the last year, separated by the month … Continue reading

Posted in Literature | Tagged , , , , | 12 Comments

Coffey’s Angels

One of my favorite writers is celebrating the release of his second novel today – so naturally, I had to get in on the fun. If you’re unfamiliar with Billy Coffey, let’s fix that right now. Billy is a thirty-something … Continue reading

Posted in Literature | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Fiction in a Flash

I few weeks ago, my Twitter buddy Jay DiNitto told me he’d just published an e-book of Flash Fiction. My first reaction was, “What kind of fiction?” I’d heard the term before, but had no idea what it meant. I’d … Continue reading

Posted in Learning, Literature | Tagged , , , | 36 Comments