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Introducing your Monday procrastination roundup

Editor’s note: Starting today, I will endeavor every Monday to provide an update into my writing life, as well as links to interesting articles about publishing, journalism, and other items I’m interested in — all in the name of keeping you busy […]

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Brief encounters with Ben Fountain

Listening to Ben Fountain at the San Antonio Book Festival, and having him sign a copy of his new book, was a fun, educational experience.

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UPDATE: Time announced for San Antonio signing

The schedule for the Writers’ League of Texas booth at the San Antonio Book Festival was released over the weekend, and I will be selling/signing books from 10 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. on April 6 at the WLT booth at the San […]

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Announcing my Spring 2019 Texas Book Tour!

We’ve been working to finalize the details, and while one time is still not quite scheduled, I’m incredibly pleased to announce the schedule for my Spring 2019 Texas Book Tour! I will be signing copies of DEEP BACKGROUND (and giving one discussion) […]

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BREAKING: The audiobook for DEEP BACKGROUND has been released!

The audiobook for my debut novel, DEEP BACKGROUND, is finally available! You can find it today on Audible and Amazon.com.

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A Friday of firsts

As a longtime print journalist, I admit my relationship with TV news channels was, at one time, somewhat antagonistic. We wanted to scoop them, and we weren’t happy when they reported something we didn’t have. But as an author, the TV news […]

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I will make my television debut on Friday morning

I was booked this morning as a guest on Amarillo’s NewsChannel 10 (KFDA-TV, local CBS affiliate) 2nd Cup morning show. I will be leading off the show at 9 a.m. Friday, Feb. 15, and speak with Ali Allison.

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In the news: Rick Treon featured in The Big Thrill magazine

Going from interviewer to the interviewee felt a bit strange late last year when Azam Gill from The Big Thrill sent me questions via email. He was working on a feature story for The Big Thrill, the online magazine of the International […]

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