Tag Archives: The Grind House

SALUTE to the GRIND HOUSE

I’m saying goodbye to a good friend tonight. The Grind House will be closing this coming Saturday. The Grind House has been a regular morning writing spot for me over the past year. It felt a lot like home to … Continue reading

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APRIL TAYLOR: “TABLETOP DANCING”

I met with April Taylor this morning at The Grind House. She has a cameo in the Rhythm & Roots section of “Why Knox?” and I needed her approval and any input she was willing to give. We had a … Continue reading

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JANUARY 2013 “WHY KNOX?” UPDATE

I did not expect to do much writing during the first month of ’13 and that held true. On January 2nd I had a total knee replacement done my my right leg. The pain was surprising less then I expected … Continue reading

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APRIL TAYLOR & “WHY KNOX?” UPDATE

Last weekend I managed to get the chapters of last two parts of “Why Knox?” outlined and I realized how far behind schedule I am if I’m going to get it to the editor before we leave for Italy in … Continue reading

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BACK TO NORMAL?

Tuesday morning, 10:30, and I’m sitting at the Grind House writing.  I’ve got a cup of Cowboy Up that I’m nursing and all feels right with the world.  Last week was the ‘Ding Dong Work Week’ and this weekend was … Continue reading

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“WIRED” AT THE GRIND HOUSE

All Along The Watchtower As I was working on “Why Knox?” yesterday afternoon at the Grind House an older gentleman (he could be younger than me for all I know) sat down at the next table facing me.  “That must be … Continue reading

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THE NEXT STEP: PROOFREADING

Things continue to happen quickly. The good timing and fortune continue until I hit a wall.  First the positives today:  The typesetter finished with “Why Bristol?” and I sent it on to the proofreader.  I finished the syllabi for my … Continue reading

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FREUD at the GRIND HOUSE

I am so thankful for the Grind House.  Samantha and Ross have been so supportive and gracious to my Natasha McMorales Why mysteries.  Besides being one of my favorite places to write (big tables, great coffee, and nearby outlets for … Continue reading

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Country Star April Taylor Meets Natasha McMorales

Country singer April Taylor told me she likes mystery movies but had never read a mystery novel. “Why Natasha?” will be the first. Since she’ll be appearing at the 2012 Rhythm & Roots music festival and that is the setting … Continue reading

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Country Star April Taylor

April Taylor: "Finish What You Start" Yesterday while I was writing in my usual morning spot, The Grind House, a very attractive woman walked in and the first thing I noticed (ok, maybe it was the second thing I noticed) … Continue reading

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