News! Brand New Cover and Reading Guide Series for Oscar’s Gift

In preparation for an upcoming month-long daily series of posts that will serve as an online reading guide to my historical children’s novel, Oscar’s Gift: Planting Words with Oscar Micheaux, I am happy to reveal a brand new cover! This … Continue reading

Who was Oscar Micheaux?

This video by Total Vision Media is an excellent introduction to the life and work of pioneer feature filmmaker Oscar Micheaux, the subject of my children’s historical novel, Oscar’s Gift: Planting Words with Oscar Micheaux: Oscar Micheaux from Total Vision … Continue reading

Thursday This and That

Several Unrelated Thoughts, Links, and Announcements 1. Tomorrow: A Guest Post by Christine Fonseca and an Ebook Giveaway! I’m happy to be a stop tomorrow on Christine Fonseca’s blog tour for her latest book, Lacrimosa, which is part of her … Continue reading

Oscar Micheaux: Indie Author (and a Goodreads giveaway!)

Oscar Micheaux, the focus of my children’s historical novel, Oscar’s Gift: Planting Words with Oscar Micheaux,  not only broke ground as a homesteader and filmmaker, he also was an indie author. Patrick McGilligan writes in his biography of Micheaux that … Continue reading