I could write a lengthy bio - but mainly, I am director of Wildacres Writers Workshop, in it's 24th year.
Writing Interests, Goals & Published Works:
I have published 9 short stories, numerous creative non-fiction for regional and national publications and written a monthly humor column. I have written a screenplay, have two short stories that need to be submitted - and I am working on two novels.
Ways BAF Might Be Helpful To You:
Anything that can stir me to return to the computer is helpful.
I figured, in the case of The Clash, there were no new tales to tell. Sean Egan’s The Clash on The Clash, however, offers a compelling counter-argument.
In September 1983, completely against character, Clash founder and guitarist Mick Jones showed up for rehearsal on time, only to be sacked by Joe Strummer, with a nod of assent from Paul Simonon. The drama and hilarity that preceded this end-of-an-era incident is well-documented: see Pat Gilbert’s Passion Is a Fashion (2004), Chris Salewicz’s Redemption Song: The Ballad of Joe Strummer (2006), the exhaustive work of Marcus Gray, two dozen titles by Clash-de-campers and fanatics…