A Wanted Man, by Lee Child 1

A Wanted Man by Lee Child My rating: 3 of 5 stars It’s been more than a year since I’ve started reading any novel, and even longer since I finished one. Mostly that has to do with the fact that I’ve spent most of that time writing my own novel. Now that Mesabi Pioneers is ...

Eastern States 100: “This is Massanutten on steroids.” 3

I came to the Tiadaghton State Forest to pace my good friend, Steve, at the inaugural running of the Eastern States 100, a 100 mile run through the wilds of some of the most remote country in Pennsylvania. I came away with a new found respect for the hills, for the trails of Pennsylvania, and ...

Proofreading 1

I spent the past two weeks proofreading the final draft of Mesabi Pioneers. I took my time reading through the whole thing, carefully reading passages, making sure all the punctuation was correct, that there were no misspellings or duplicate words or even incorrect words. I found a few errors, not a lot, but a few. ...

Book update 1

It’s been a while since I’ve posted here, and for that I must apologize. I do have a pretty good reason, though, as I spent the last two months ensconced in my office pouring lovingly over every word of the manuscript for Mesabi Pioneers. The final editing for the manuscript was completed in mid July, ...