WRITING ABOUT HERCULES

Earlier this year, in response to a call for submissions, I wrote “Eromenoi Herakleos,” a short story about the Greek hero Hercules.  A classics professor at Virginia Tech helped me with the title:  it’s Greek for “Hercules’ boyfriends.”  In such relationships in classical Greece, the eromenos (“the beloved”) was the

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Literary Festivals

LITERARY FESTIVALS IN 2016:  COLUMBIA, CHARLOTTESVILLE, AND NEW ORLEANS I spoke at three enjoyable literary festivals in the first half of 2016. In February, I drove down to Columbia, South Carolina, for the inaugural Deckle Edge Literary Festival.  On the 20th, I spoke on two panels.  In one, “War Stories,”

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AND WE HAVE WINNERS

In October, Jeff released his novel Country, and as a part of that release he is giving away:  An autographed copy of Country  A non-autographed copy of Cub  One of Jeff’s books on Audible.com The contest officially ended October 31, 2016.  Entrants registered here, on Jeff’s website, and then  entered

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