Archive for April, 2012

About my books…

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

The Sunset website is starting to produce results that I hadn’t expected.  The most interesting thing is I have had people ask where they can buy DARK SUNSET and my other books. (more…)

Sunset – a life of its own

Monday, April 9th, 2012

Last week I launched the website for Sunset, Michigan, the fictional town where I set my mystery novels.  My original idea was to use it to house some of the material I had to cut from the books, and to fill in gaps in the stories. (more…)

Have you visited Sunset yet?

Friday, April 6th, 2012

My novels are set in the fictional town of Sunset, Michigan.  For those of you who know Michigan the exact location of the town is just north of Traverse City and south of Petoskey, on the Lake Michigan shore.

During the rewriting of the first novel DARK SUNSET, I had to cut a fair amount of background story out of the book to keep it flowing along.  It was really good stuff and provided some historical perspective and color to the novel.  However, I had to kill these children as they just slowed the story down too much. (more…)