On this website you will find out about my books, the inspiration for them and the events they spawn, as well as about my life.
NEWS & EVENTS
My fifth poetry collection, THE ABYSS, was released on September 1, thanks to my friends at Deux Voiliers Publishing
All five of my thrillers (TWISTED REASONS, TWISTED TRAFFICK, TWISTED FATES, ARCTIC MELTDOWN and RAINBOW VINTNER) are now available as Audiobooks! Order on Amazon, ACX or Audible.
My Memoirs and the Ukraine
My Writing and Climate Change
Online Presentation / Reading sponsored by Kellogg-Hubbard Library, Montpelier VT - January 24, 2022, 6:30 pm EDT
I read from my two most recently published poetry collections, Extinction and Extinction Rebellion, as well as a hitherto unpublished one, Poems for our World, and discussed my novels / thrillers (Arctic Meltdown, Twisted Reasons and Rainbow Vintner) that have an environmental theme to them.
Here is the linbk to the recording:
I made a presentation at the Charles Danforth Library in Barnard VT focusing on my memoirs, especially FOR THE CHILDREN, the story of my family's escape from Stalinist Hungary in 1956, and its relevance today given the brutal assault by Russia on Ukraine. I also touched on the two other memoirs, THE FENCERS and THE EXPO AFFAIR, both stories of defections. There were more than 40 eople in attendance and it was well-publicized by several stories in THE VERMONT STANDARD.
Here is the link to the presentation:
I will be giving it again at the Thompson Center in Woodstock VT on October 6th at 1:00 pm,so plese come.
WHAT INSPIRES THE MIND TO CREATE?
First Wednesdays Online Presentation
VERMONT HUMANITIES COUNCIL / Brownell Library, Essex Junction VT - DECEMBER 1, 7:00 pm EDT
Here is the link to the recording of this presentation in which I draw on my writing across multiple genres and my life experiences to explore the nature of creativity.
The Big Thrill - great article by Terri Nolan in the September issue of THE BIG THRILL on my newly released thriller, ARCTIC MELTDOWN.
The Writer's Voice Podcast - Here is the YouTube link to this great March 6th interview by Linda McHenry:
Kimball Public Library Presentation - Poetry on Climate Change
On March 10, Lynne Gately hosted me to a ZOOM presentation of my poetry on climate change - here is the video recording of it:
The Bookshop Podcast Interview - There is a great interview of the owners of THE YANKEE BOOKSHOP and me at: