Saturday, November 4, 2017



I will be reading tonight.  Help out a worthy cause!  Not me. . . The Soup the Kitchen.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Edible Nutmeg Fall Edition


Edible Nutmeg's Fall Edition will be available soon.  I may or may not have an article published about apples in it.  Stay tuned. . .

Monday, September 11, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

Edible Nutmeg Summer Issue

The new Edible Nutmeg Summer issue has been released.  They are distributed throughout Fairfield, Litchfield, and New Haven Counties (CT).



To read the article, please go to:

Sunday, July 9, 2017

In my role as pinch-hitter . . .


Humor or Beauty? Or Maybe Just Awkward and Peculiar – A Guest Post from Tom Lagasse

Hello, friends! Over the next few weeks, I am away for my wedding and honeymoon, so I’ve invited some of my favorite writers to keep you entertained in my absence! Enjoy!! 

When Emelie asked if I would post on her blog while she and 
FiancĂ© Husband were on their honeymoon in Scotland (re-enacting scenes from Braveheart?  Searching for Nessie?), I asked if 

to read more . . . http://awkwardlyaliveandpleasantlypeculiar.com/humor-or-beauty-or-maybe-just-awkward-and-peculiar-a-guest-post-from-tom-lagasse/

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Published Today!

Here is a recent essay published in the Faith, Hope, and Fiction website (https://faithhopeandfiction.com).  The photo is from the Chicago Botanic Garden.  Thank you to Tricia!  Happy 4th!







Sunday, June 18, 2017

Staff Pick For June



The Teeth of the Comb

This was my staff pick for this month.  No, it is not Father's Day related for those last minute shoppers.  

Perhaps this selection is ironic that a bald guy would be drawn to a story about a comb.  But, I was and am glad for it.

Osama Alomar is a Syrian writer who lives in the United States.   The translator, CJ Collins, is now a librarian in Vermont.  

If you'd like to read what I had to say about it, please go to The Hickory Stick Bookshop's website