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The Price of Favors – Chapter 3

It’s time for another chapter from “The Price of Favors.” If you missed the others you can check out Chapter 1 or Chapter 2 to catch up.  Chapter 3 He pulled his car into the usual parking space at the rear of the building taking notice of a black Lincoln Town Car as he placed […]

The Price of Favors – Chapter 2

I’m continuing to post chapters, up to five at least, onto the blog. Hope you enjoy. Chapter 2 The Saint, one of many local bars, resides on Louisville Avenue a mile or so from Mickey’s Saloon, six blocks from the Ouachita River. The Irish Pub has been around for close to 20 years and developed […]

What I have to offer

Writing a novel is hard. Don’t let anyone tell you different. It’s especially hard when you have a daytime job, a wife, kids, dogs, a house to work on, grass to mow, lawnmowers to fix, and so on makes finding time to write a constant battle. But, writing is also fun. It’s rewarding, and once […]

A taste of what’s to come

Here is a little of the latest short story. I still don’t have a title for it, and I’m still in the process of editing. Please forgive any problems you may see. Enjoy -Jacob The Beginning “Tim, your place is going to be robbed tonight,” said the voice on the phone. “What,” said Tim. He […]

(Yet to be titled)

Of all the post I’ve seen on various blogs the ones I don’t like are the ones that start off, “I haven’t been here in a while,” or some variation of that. So now I have some news. Since my last post (groan), I’ve been busy with my day job, reading, taking care of kids, […]

For the Bacon Lover in your family

Who, doesn’t like bacon? I know. You over there eating the broccoli and kale sandwich. You can sit down, but everyone else, yes? Pick up a T-Shirt at my shop and show your support for bacon.

Woo Hoo! Another chapter in a fictional universe.

Completing something is a hell of a feeling. Especially when it’s a story. For the past several weeks I’ve been working on a short story I plan on it being part of a series where certain characters make appearances. A couple of characters mentioned or in “Frank Winston” are in this tale. It’s kind of […]