Tag: Visiting Tom

From the Little Writing Room Over the Garage: Mike Reads Road Crew Section of “Visiting Tom”

Raisin’ dust. From “Visiting Tom,” available in paperback, eBook, and audiobook. We have some hardcovers, too. Have to find them and re-activate the link. NOTE: Since I began posting the daily “From the Little Writing Room Above the Garage” posts, I’ve been getting messages asking if there was a way to slide a couple bucks…View post

Tom and His Cannons

Long day today folks, and not over yet, so rather than reading a story into my phone, here’s a gif of my neighbor Tom blasting a silo with his homemade cannon. The original video (with crowd reaction) is here. For another cannon video, one that makes me teary every time the camera does that slow trolley shot…View post

Got To Meet Emmy

Got to meet the Emmy won by animator Brandon Ribordy and animation director Philip Ashby after they adapted a passage from Visiting Tom into this: Congratulations Brandon and Philip, and thank you for taking the time to share this with me when I dropped by Madison last weekend.