About the Author
Gary's second novel, The Mountain Man's Dog, came out in June 2016. Thesecond book in this series (The Mountain Man Mysteries), The MountainMan's Bride, comes out in February, 2017.
All of Gary's novels are available in hardcover, paperback, and ebook forms.
His writer's reference, Write Better Right Now: A Dozen Mistakes GoodWriters Make-And How to Fix Them, is available exclusively on Kindle.
Gary's creative and journalistic work has been published in BrainstormNW, thePortland Tribune, The Oregonian, and Global Envision,among others. Hisplays have enjoyed critical acclaim and have enjoyed several productions in regional and community theaters.
Gary is a member of theWillamette Writers Group, 9 Bridges Writers, the North Bank WritersWorkshop, the Northwest Editors Guild, PDX Playwrights, and the Portland Area Theater Alliance, and participates in workshops and conferences in the Portland, Oregon area.
A homebrewer as well as a maker ofwine, mead, cider, and soft drinks,Gary is a member of the Oregon BrewCrew and a BJCP National Beer Judge. He loves to ski, cook, and garden,and hopes someday to train his dogs to obey. And when that doesn't work, he escapes to the Oregon coast with his sweetheart.