Monthly Archives: October 2013

Spooky Halloween Dinner for Vegetarians – Menu and Recipes

Here’s a very easy menu for a simple Halloween Dinner, vegetarian style.  And as a bonus, at the end of the post is a link to my old-fashioned ghost story you can print out and read aloud at your party … Continue reading

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What do these writers have in common? They taught me how to write.

One of the most frequent questions I’m asked on school visits is what a person can do to become a writer. The easy answer is to read as much as possible, and to write, write, write. But that’s not all … Continue reading

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AIR FORCE ONE- Thumbs Up, OLYMPUS HAS FALLEN – Thumbs Down

Or “What I Learned about Writing from Watching Movies 1” One question I am often asked during talks is how I made WILDFIRE RUN seem believable, even though the premise of a President’s son getting trapped at Camp David during … Continue reading

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