Character Interview with Rick Peller

Thank you for joining us today for the first character interview. I’m talking with Rick Peller from the novel, Ice on the Bay, publication coming February 26, 2018. Rick is a 47-year-old investigative officer born in Lockport, New York. Since he’s a widower and his son lives across the country in Denver, Rick consumes himself in work. Please give a […]

No Words

I apologize for the lack of posts—the lack of communication. This came about from a tragic, unforeseen phone call. On April 16, I received a call that my sister, Vivian Anderson, had passed away suddenly. She was 52-years old. That day, my sister had called me but we were in Holland. By the time we got home and settled, it […]

Coming of Age. Crazy Life. Savory Foods.

In early 2014, I created my own publishing imprint, Baer Books Press for others and myself. I offer some creative services, such as critiques, paperback / electronic formatting, and book cover design along with publishing through my imprint. I’m pleased to announce that Baer Books Press has published its first cookbook, La Folie Forty by Thierry Tellier and Jennifer Jones.This […]

Full Circle and Then Some

I spent the holiday season in Arizona, and along with the weather, it was a very different celebration. In 2012, three months after my mother had died, my sister moved to Arizona, and five months later, I moved to Germany. Since we suffered a terrible loss, my sister and I needed to start a new life, hers happened to be […]