Monthly Archives: October 2013

“WHY NOW?” @ 32,000 / Bob Barker @ 3,500,000

I finished “Why Now?” Part II early last week.  It’s at 32,000 words. In Part II the number of characters who may have done “it” rose from 3 to 5.  If I can continue to get to Kingsport one full … Continue reading

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WHY NOW? Update: Am I losing control of this novel?

Last Summer I got the inkling of an idea for the next Why mystery.  The idea came from my friend Jack who suggested I do something with Funfest in Kingsport.  Good idea I thought seeing as how I’d pretty well saturated … Continue reading

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INSPIRATION on my DRIVEWAY

I’ve probably mentioned this before, but I like to write on location.  When you write where you writing about you just never know what little things you’ll pick up right there up close and personal.  I would never have known … Continue reading

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“WHY NOW?” & the WOLF ESCAPE from BAYS MOUNTAIN

Every citizen of Kingsport remembers the night of December 4, 2009.  That was the night a storm blew over a tree on Bays Mountain and six wolves escaped their “habitat.  The largest burglary in the history of Kingsport also happened that … Continue reading

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OCTOBER 3, 2013: On location in Kingsport

I had breakfast at Betty’s Stockyard Cafe again.  This time I got the tomatoes instead of the sausage and OJ instead of coffee.  Ava gave me extra tomatoes because I mentioned I had been once before and noticed that tomatoes … Continue reading

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KINGSPORT: ON LOCATION OCT 1st

I’m working on “Why Now?: ???? in Kingsport”  (I’m still working on the title too) and with Barb in Chattanooga with our newest grandson it is a good day to write on location so even though I’m not to the … Continue reading

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