Nov 18, 2015
A ship from the novel Fortymile:
The North Pacific sidewheeler (left) at Seattle, 1891.
Nov 10, 2015
Wortmans Roadhouse was established prior to 1902. Located nineteen miles from Valdez, it was one of the first rest stops travelers to the interior encountered.
Nov 3, 2015
Fortymile, the second novel in the Life on the Alaska Frontier series is coming this Christmas!
A barrel-chested miner shoved his way in front of them, dislodging her bag from her hand and nearly knock- ing her to the deck.
Retribution was swift. Her companion grabbed the bearded man by his hair, and in one swift move, yanked him backwards to the deck, nearly winding him. Before he could try to get up, a boot was firmly placed across his throat, the pressure firm enough to hold him.
"I think you owe the lady an apology."Scene from Fortymile
May 5, 2013
The Plow is now freely available. This short story is a prequel to Forging North.
His father wants him to be a farmer. Thomas wants more, his dreams calling him west to make his own way. The tension between father and son comes to a head as an unspoken tragedy tears them apart.
You can read The Plow on your computer or mobile device. Just download the version(s) you want from the links below. Each format is DRM-free.Read More