on any heading to the left, or read the latest news or
my books below (scroll down).
I went to New York for
a meeting, and I now have a new agent, Jim McCarthy at
& Goderich Literary Management. Jim will begin
by representing my new novel, The Laughter and Sadness of
You can read the first three
chapters of the novel by
clicking on the cover (the photo) above. The story focuses on 35-year-old physicist Gunnar Gunderson, born and raised in Wisconsin, who teaches physics at the
University, in Madison. Having just received tenure, he decides it's time
for a wife. To
look, he creates hypotheses, but he's a clueless man deep
into his specialty, the physics of cold at absolute
zero. Love and quantum mechanics swirl in this comedy of manners.
You will need Adobe
Reader to read it (automatic on most computers).
Wait, there's more!
I offer the full text--every story--of my collection of
short fiction, below. It's titled Academy Award
Afternoon and Evening--And Other Stories. Most
of the book contains stories of mine that have been
published elsewhere. If you read the book, be
sure to e-mail me with your reactions. Click on
the cover (the photo) below to get the text. You will need
Adobe Reader to read it. If you don't have Adobe
Reader, it's a free download from Adobe.
of my stories appeared in Issue 26 of the national
journal Rosebud. To order a copy, click
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