About the Author
Gary's second novel, The Mountain Man's Dog, came out in June 2016. The second bookin this series (The Mountain Man Mysteries), The Mountain Man'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,the Portland Tribune, The Oregonian, and Global Envision,among others.His plays have enjoyed critical acclaim and have enjoyed severalproductions in regional and community theaters.
Gary is a memberof the Willamette Writers Group, 9 Bridges Writers, the North BankWriters Workshop, the Northwest Editors Guild, PDX Playwrights, and thePortland Area Theater Alliance, and participates in workshops andconferences in the Portland, Oregon area.
A homebrewer as well as a maker of wine, mead, cider, and soft drinks,Gary is a member of theOregon Brew Crew and a BJCP National Beer Judge. He loves to ski, cook,and garden, and hopes someday to train his dogs to obey. And when thatdoesn't work, he escapes to the Oregon coast with his sweetheart.