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  1. Dreams : Stargazer December 8 to 10 2017

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  4. Dreams : Stargazer November 29 to Dec 1 2017

  5. Dreams : Stargazer November 26 to 28 2017

  6. Dreams : Stargazer November 23 to 25 2017

  7. Rappahannock Dreams: A Sort of Homecoming

  8. Dreams : Stargazer November 20 to 22 2017

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  10. Dreams : Stargazer November 14 to 16 2017

  11. American Poet--British Director

  12. Dreams : Stargazer November 11 to 13 2017

  13. Dreams : Stargazer November 8 to 10

  14. Hillary's Big Mistakes

  15. Dreams : Stargazer November 5 to 7 2017

  16. Drop A Coat, Warm Your Heart

  17. Dreams : Stargazer November 2 to 4 2017

  18. Ending Gun Violence In America....

  19. Dreams : Stargazer October 30 to Nov 1 2017


  21. Dreams : Stargazer October 27 to 29 2017

  22. Dreams : Stargazer October 24 to 26 2017

  23. Dreams : Stargazer October 21 To 23 2017


  25. Dreams : Stargazer October 18 to 20 2017

  26. Dreams : Stargazer October 15 to 17 2017

  27. Dreams : Stargazer October 12 to 14 2017

  28. Today's Amazing Teens

  29. Your Rainbow Vibes

  30. Dreams Stargazer October 9 to 11 2017

  31. Dreams : Stargazer

  32. Dreams : Stargazer October 3 to 5 2017

  33. Glimmer of Hope

  34. Dreams : Stargazer September 30 to October 2 2017


  36. Dreams : Stargazer September 27 to 29 2017

  37. Lighting Sparks

  38. Dreams : Stargazer September 24 to 26 2017

  39. Dreams : Stargazer September 21 to 23 2017

Rappahannock Dreams: A Sort of Homecoming

I was such a weird nerdy kid growing up. When I was thirteen I was briefly admitted to Mary Washington Hospital due to a football injury. I remember this really nice nurse having small talk with me, trying to ease my pain. Ill never forget the look on her face when shed asked me, So, tell me young man, what do you want to be when you grow up? Be a running back or a wide receiver in the NFL? Without hesitation, I said, To write a book one day and see it in all the libraries so everybody can read it. Man, the look on her face. Still today, I smile inside every time I think of her.

As a kid growing up in Spotsylvania County and Fredericksburg, I used to spend a lot of time sitting along the banks of the Rappahannock River. Always equipped with a pen and pad, I would sit and watch the water flow downstream, then jot down my thoughts and dreams. And through the years, those little notes and thoughts Id jotted down by the river eventually evolved into my published works today.

Were fast approaching 2018, and its been over forty-plus years since I had those Rappahannock dreams. Today, Im so honored and grateful to the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library in New York, The Public Library of Des Moines, The Central Rappahannock Regional Library in Fredericksburg, Virginia, ect. for having my novels as part of their library book collection. I guess dreams do come true, huh? I sincerely hope that all of your dreams have (or will) come to fruition as well.

And, Im happy to announce that, in 2 weeks, Ill be appearing at the John J. Wright Educational and Cultural Center, 7565 Courthouse Road, in Spotsylvania County on Saturday, December 9th, from 10am to 12noon for a Book Signing Presentation Event. *(Go to Facebook Events for details) I would love to see all of my classmates, especially from the (Spotsylvania Sr. High School) Class of 79, book lovers, readers, friends and loved ones there. Hope you can make it!

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