Tag: how to be a writer

Signed Copies of the New One

Peaceful Persistence is available all over the place (including your local indie). Copies ordered directly from Sneezing Cow are signed by Mike (as are all of Mike’s titles)…and we’re happy to report we just had to sign a bunch more boxes. “A bunch more boxes”…isn’t that fun to say? Also a big thank you to…View post

From the Little Writing Room Over the Garage: “Indie Bookstores”

This was originally recorded for BookStock.com but I couldn’t get the upload to work, so I’ll share my gratitude for indie bookstores here, then encourage you to check out BookStock, where a whole bunch of musicians are working overtime to help out their favorite hand-sellers. NOTE: Since I began posting the “From the Little Writing…View post

It Wasn’t Me

That moment on book tour when you’re on your way to a county jail to discuss reading, writing, and self-employment with a group of men behind bars and this sign is posted 300 yards from the front door. They had some questions… Thank you to the literacy volunteers, county staff, and law enforcement crew who…View post

Library Thank You

Mom faithfully trucked us to and from the Chetek library. I met my wife in the Fall Creek library. And one day back in the late 1980s when I realized I wanted to be a writer but didn’t know where to begin, I went to the Library in Eau Claire and checked out my first…View post