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Nov.9, 2019 – The Adventures of the Smith Family, Chapter One

I have five or six novels up on Amazon now. Perhaps one of them will capture your interest. This next novel is a tale about a young boy who is swept up by circumstances...

Grandpa Ernies Secrets – Just a peek. Nov.8, 2019

This is a part of the first chapter to Grandpa Ernie’s Secrets. I hope that you enjoy it and want to read more. I could see into my grandfather’s library through the sheer curtains...

The Theater – November 2, 2019

I went to two plays this week in my area. One was Hamlet with Benedict Cumberbatch and the other was a live local production of “Violet.” The “Hamlet” was a five year old production...

A free piece of my book, Grandpa Ernie’s Secrets.

If you would like to read a little of my book, “Granpa Ernie’s Secrets, send me a note and I will put it up here. If enough people ask, I will put up a...

The House on the Cliff – Oct.31, 2019

I am finished with a little story about a haunted house. It seemed a good time to do it with this holiday at hand. It went well and is about fifty pages long so....

A piece of work – Would you like to see some of my writing?

After an unrelenting response, I have put the first chapters of a few of my novels up here on my website. The titles will be easy to find and they will mention Chapter One...

October – Back at work

I am back busy writing everyday. I wrote a short story on my cruise and am working on filling it out with more detail and interesting characters. It is about an old house filled...

Grandpa Ernie’s Secrets -Sept. 2019

There will be many more pictures coming to my travel site very soon. Ernie is finished and up on Amazon now. It is filled with characters out of today’s news. I think that it...

The Adventures of the Smith Family 2019

The rewrite of “The Adventures of the Smith Family” is done. I think it has made an interesting story better and more exciting. It is not shorter. The rewrite of Grandpa Ernies Secrets is...

Grandpa Ernie’s Secrets

I hope that you are all well out in the big world. I am reworking Grandpa Ernie’s Secrets now. It will not be a long process. However we leave on the 19th for the...

Grandpa Ernie’s Secrets

It has come to my attention that there are a few problems with the book at the moment. There were some bits left out during the formatting process. Please be patient and I will...

Prelude to Rome

Jan.2 -2019 – I have started the prequel to Grandpa Ernie’s Secrets. I never write from an outline or name my characters before they introduce themselves to me. I create the outline as I...

The Adventures of the Smith Family – June 5, 2019

June 5, 2019 – I hired an editor and she looked over this novel of mine. I have worked on it for the last five years while doing other novels that are shorter and...

Marksmanship – 2018

My siblings and I had many cousins. One of our aunts had ten acres in Huntington Beach across from the Good Shepard Cemetery. She rented the land out to a farmer who grew hay....

Sailing Away

Sailing Away is available now on Amazon. Catch up with Sam and the rest of the Smiths as their lives continue. Sam is leaving for the adventure of his life. What will he learn...

Judgment Day

Watch a cop lose track of reality, his honor and his family at the same time. Is his life worth anything if he isn’t trying to bring a band of vicious bikers to justice?...

The Adventures of the Smith Family

Watch Lawrence go from a poor young serf on Lord Huntington’s land without much of a work ethic and just eking out enough food along with his family to survive. See him become a...
Colonial building in San Juan, Costa Rica

Dreams of Costa Rica

Just as World War II breaks out, a young man leaves his life in California behind for the distant Central American Jungle and a chance at a fresh start. By R.C. Hand. Who is...

Kazu, Son of Osheda Kamasaki

    An allegory showing how people will see what they want to see even to their own detriment. The plot revolves around politics, love, and warfare in a fictional feudal Asian land. By...
Picture of the coliseum ruins in Rome

Grandpa Ernie’s Secrets

This is a novel about how an innocent was taken into the world of intelligence intrigue and danger by his crafty, secretive grandfather. By R.C. Hand. Bobby thinks he knows all about the history...

Atlanta

This is a crime drama about a dysfunctional and prominent family’s decline into criminality. This story is filled with interesting and dangerous characters. The first chapter is now available on my website. Go to my...