A pleasant surprise!

Posted in Uncategorized on January 28, 2012 by dhberry

How wonderful to see one’s name and photo in the local paper—NOT in the Police Blotter. Thanks, Elleda Wilson, and all the folks at the Daily Astorian!



Amazon Publishes AND Sells

Posted in Self Publishing with tags , , , on October 17, 2011 by dhberry
Mommie Dearest Front Cover

Mommie Dearest Front Cover

Interesting article in yesterday’s New York Times about Amazon’s push to become a full-fledged publisher, as well as a seller of other publisher’s products. What do you think about this development? Is this the beginning of the end for traditional book publishers? Should a self-published author like me cower or cheer?


“Trailer” for Mommie Dearest

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , on October 10, 2011 by dhberry

Big thanks to Denny Fairchild for his great video preview of “Mommie Dearest.” Andy Dawkins, my fictional hero, is almost as pleased as I am!

Welcome to my blog!

Posted in Uncategorized on October 4, 2011 by dhberry

Let’s make this fun. I’ll tell you what’s on my mind, mostly but not always related to my writing, and you tell me what you’d like to know, what you’d like to see here.

I don’t mind monologues—I can always find something to talk about—but I like two-way conversations better.

So speak up.