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10 Steps to Writing and Self-Publishing Your Book

10 Steps to Writing and Self-Publishing Your Book

Introduction I've been writing for well over thirty years, almost twenty of them professionally. When I started writing, back in the early 80s, no one had heard of the internet. Hell, hardly anyone had heard of word processors. I did all my early writing by hand. When...

Smoked Meat

Smoked Meat

An honest accounting of the epic adventures of Noah Rosenstein and William (Bill) Kowalski, who set out to smoke large quantities of meat in the Santa Maria style of barbecuing, and largely succeeded, in the opinions of everyone who got to taste the results.

Review of JUMPED IN from CM Magazine

Review of JUMPED IN from CM Magazine

Kowalski͛s latest title is a superb example of the novella as an art form. It completely engages the reader in a short period of time. Jumped In fuses both well-developed characters with a compelling action plotline. The novel touches on issues that include prejudice,...

Seneca on Revenge

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That time Campbell Scott recorded Eddie’s Bastard in one take

That time Campbell Scott recorded Eddie’s Bastard in one take

I just found this photo in my archives the other day, so I decided to clean it up and scan it. Seeing it brought back a lot of pleasant memories. The audiobook of Eddie's Bastard was recorded by Campbell Scott in 1999 at the HarperCollins audio studio in New York. I...

Wedding

Wedding

Yesterday, I had the privilege of attending my favourite kind of wedding–the kind where two distinct cultures merge.