Another Award!

So happy to have been awarded the David Adams Richards Award (second time!) for best novel manuscript from the Writers’ Federation of New Brunswick. I’ll be picking up the award at WFNB’s WordSpring event in Saint John on Friday evening June 2 at the Saint John Central Library. The book, by the way is “Seeking Read the full article…

Miramichi in Spring!

I’ll be at the Newcastle Public Library overlooking the beautiful Miramichi River this Saturday April 15 to read from two of my books: Solitary, and The Last Jew in Hania. Starts at 1:00pm. Several other authors will be there to read. Looks like a fun event.

Hitting Sackville!

This Saturday Feb 25, I’ll be signing books at that wonderful little bookstore – Tidewater Books, in Sackville, NB from 11am – 1pm. It’s been an exhilarating and satisfying launch so far, seeing many old friends and making new ones. And the feedback from “The Last Jew in Hania” has been hugely rewarding.

Signings in Fredericton

I’ll be in Fredericton with my latest book on Saturday Feb 18. Indigo Books from noon until 2 and Westminster Books from 2:30 until 4:30. Love to see old – and new – friends there.

The Last Jew in Hania book tour

My latest, already receiving great reviews, was launched in New Brunswick Saturday Jan 28 in Moncton/Dieppe Chapters. Feb 4 I’ll be signing at Indigo East Point from 10:30am and Coles McAllister Place from 1:00pm in Saint John. Then Fredericton on Feb 18 and at Tidewater Books in Sackville on Feb 25.

The New Brunswick Book Tour!

Had a wonderful weekend in Fredericton. Three books signings/readings – met some wonderful people, had really positive feedback, – and sold books! Thanks to Westminster Books, Chapters/Indigo, and Dog-Eared Books in Oromocto. I also had the pleasure of interviewing indigenous writer Peter Clair at WordSpring at St Thomas University.This Saturday, June11, I’m taking ‘Solitary’ to Read the full article…

Book Launch in Shediac!

Sunday May 29 at 3pm I’ll be reading some poetry and prose and then launching my new book ‘Solitary’ at Holy Trinity Church on Main Street (corner of Sackville) in Shediac. Other signings to come in Moncton, Fredericton and Saint John in June.

It’s here…

… in e-book form for now, with the printed version coming out in April. My new award-winning novel. Based on the real-life experiences of an Iranian friend of mine, his extraordinary story is interwoven with the fictional character of a Canadian writer locked up in solitary confinement in Iran’s notorious Evin prison. Check it out Read the full article…


A powerful tale of the search for meaning, freedom and family bonds Duncan, a Canadian writer, is incarcerated in Iran’s notorious Evin prison. Hamid, in an adjacent cell, bores a hole in his wall through which the two men whisper their stories, discovering their vastly different experiences, and their shared humanity. Winner of the David Read the full article…

Peek at the cover

Here is a peek at the cover design for my latest novel – Secrets, due for release as an e-book April 11th. It’s a psychological thriller, and here’s the blurb: Not long after a mystery man arrives in a small coastal town in New Brunswick and begins a new career as a life coach, people Read the full article…