NEVER SPEAK has been out for 10 weeks. Thank you, everyone who has bought and reviewed it!


NEVER SPEAK in its first library appearance

at the Cutler Memorial in Plainfield, VT. Thank you, Jane Youngbear!


  • I’m writing a prequel novella mystery to the Murderous Arts series, tentatively titled RAY OF DARKNESS. It takes place at the strange and bitter end of the counterculture and reveals how my protagonists Ray and Bodine met. Initially, it will be FREE to subscribers to this newsletter.


  • Reedsy Discovery, a new service has chosen NEVER SPEAK for review.



  • The editors at have recommended two of my blog posts to readers:


When Tashi Met Tashi


TV is the New Great American Novel


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When Art Imitates Life


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Comment by Anna Herrington on April 10, 2019 at 7:53am

I'd say you're pretty good at this marketing stuff  : )

...and how does one subscribe to your newsletter?

(and your grandson over on instagram is adorable!)

Comment by John Manchester on April 10, 2019 at 12:36pm

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