The Other F Word

Pat and I in Greece

Posted by on May 25, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Here are Pat and I at Epidavros, the ancient 15,000-seat amphitheater in the Peloppenese. Truly a breathtaking experience. As former actors, it was important for us to see it. Turns out, it wasn’t about theater, but a place where people came to be healed. The amphitheater was used for mass gatherings related to health and well-being. And here are the Karyatides, the mysterious ladies that hold up the porch of one of the temples on the Acropolis. This picture is of the original statues inside the Acropolis Museum, the most amazing museum...

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Book Cover for “Land of Disappointment”

Posted by on May 25, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Here is a book cover I created for my first book of short stories (yet to be published). I wanted to find a way to capture the truly strange, yet magical, and oddly disorienting experience of living in Los Angeles. I might end of changing the subtitle to: “Stories to and from Los Angeles” because at least two of the stories either originate in L.A., flying elsewhere, or begin somewhere else, and end up in L.A. Stories written so Far, (in New Published Writing): Land of Disappointment, Jet Lag, At First Blush, and An Accident of...

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I miss NYC

Posted by on May 22, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

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Flannery O’Connor Quote

Posted by on May 20, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

And this comes courtesy of Jeff Goins: “I write because I don’t know what I think until I read what I say.” — Flannery...

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Michael Hiltzik of the L.A.Times gets it right!

Posted by on Sep 26, 2012 in Sports | 0 comments

NFL follows corporate America’s game plan in referees dispute Everybody’s talking about the Packers and Seahawks, but the issues in the labor dispute behind the debacle have gotten less attention. You ignore them at your peril, because a lot of companies are calling the same plays. http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-packers-seahawks-referees-hiltzik-20120926,0,2570919.column  ...

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Hello world!

Posted by on Sep 13, 2012 in Uncategorized | 1 comment

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

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A Five-Star Review

Posted by on Apr 9, 2012 in Books | 0 comments

I’ve written a novel titled, ANIMUS, and while it’s not published yet and at the moment is being evaluated by an agent — I got a positive review on ReadersFavorite.com, a book review site. Apparently when the book is published, I can use their 5-star seal when I promote the book. Here’s the review: Hello, Your review is complete! ——————- Rating: 5 Stars Animus “Reviewed by Stephanie D. for ReadersFavorite.com Animus by Joseph Eastburn is subtitled, A Jungian Mystery. Eastburn explains: “It’s a mystery/thriller driven not by the conventions of...

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Check out THIS AMAZING FREE GIVEAWAY!!!

Posted by on Feb 11, 2012 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

A FREE PASS TO THE 2012 SAN FRANCISCO WRITERS CONFERENCE (FEB. 16-19, 2012) WORTH $745 Writer’s Digest has 1 free pass to give away to a random commenter for a full registration pass at the 2012 San Francisco Writers Conference (Feb. 16-19, 2012). All you have to do is read Chuck Sambuchino’s blogpost: http://tinyurl.com/726zo7c. Read the entire post to see all the details of the giveaway. There are a few things you need to do to enter. For instance, you’ll need to comment on his post, and spread the news via social media. This is an...

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A Five-Star Review

Posted by on Jan 27, 2012 in Books | 0 comments

I’ve written a novel titled, ANIMUS, and while it’s not published yet, and at the moment is being evaluated by an agent — I got a positive review on ReadersFavorite.com, a book review site. Apparently when the book is published, I can use their 5-star seal when I promote the book. Here’s the review: Hello, Your review is complete! ——————- Rating: 5 Stars Animus “Reviewed by Stephanie D. for ReadersFavorite.com Animus by Joseph Eastburn is subtitled, A Jungian Mystery. Eastburn explains: “It’s a mystery/thriller driven not by the conventions...

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