February 24, 2018

Unless you attended The Citadel, VMI, or one of the service academies, your college experience was radically different. To learn what mine was like, you might enjoy Stand Forever, Yielding Never; The Citadel in the 21st Century. 

As it was for many, Vietnam was the defi...

February 22, 2017

The photo was taken by my daughter, MaryBeth Warley Lockwood, at Point Loma in San Diego on a recent visit. My hands are raised. Is that surrender? Confusion? Impatience? Or, as a cousin suggested on Facebook, am I commanding the seas to part, as Moses did?

Actually, it...

October 10, 2016

I came to this mountain-top community to give a talk to a book club that lacks a name but not dedicated readers. One of those is Leslie Boyd, shown in the photo holding A Southern Girl.

Leslie reminded me why I write, in the same way Crystal Mountain reminds me of the b...

April 9, 2016

As a writer, I’ve put a premium on exploring a variety of genres. My first novel, Bethesda’s Child, blended politics and genetics, an unlikely combo but readers have reacted well to it. The Moralist, social satire, delivers common sense insights with some laughs, or so...

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