I’m taking a sanity break. Or maybe not. Someone posted the painting above on Twitter and it’s been haunting me…which is perfect, I guess, for my new—truthfully, not-so-new—novel about a woman, a house, two pianos, and a man. Over the past ten years, the novel has gone through so many incarnations I’ve lost count. But … More Screensaver

An Imperfect Stitch

There is an error in Shadows and Ghosts. During occasional battles with an ongoing obsession over symmetry and accuracy, I’ve considered correcting it…but only momentarily. ~~~ In 1975, Leon Redbone released his album, On the Track, which contains a rendition Of “Ain’t Misbehavin” (lyrics by Andy Razaf and music by Thomas “Fats” Waller and Harry … More An Imperfect Stitch