A Heart-to-Heart with All of You

For the last year, I have thought about what I would say to you today. It's the day before my debut novel releases to the world -- the day before the biggest dream I've ever imagined is realized. And so now...I want to have a heart-to-heart with you.

For the past few months, I've...

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Cover Reveal and MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT

After much discussion and deliberation, the book will not release September 24. Instead, it'll release July 12.

My editor has been very complimentary of the novel, and since it is complete, I'm ready. My publisher is as well, so there is no need to wait. The project is well ahead of...

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“It’s only a dream until you write it down. Then it becomes a goal.”: Emmitt Smith, San Diego, and Returning to the West Coast

I'm sitting here in the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego, California, where I return for the first time since 2015 when I was here for the Winner's Celebration event for Farm Bureau Insurance. San Diego is just a beautiful as it was then, though I've learned twice now...

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“True Friends Never Forget”: The Real-Life Influence of My Debut Novel’s Character Dwight Kerry

I could choose many words to describe Dwight Berry, but I'll start by noting the first that comes to mind: selfless.

Indeed, Dwight Berry was one of the most selfless people I've ever known. He passed away in July 2018, but I can probably speak for so many people when I say this: he...

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