Smoky Days in the library

            Smoky Days and Sleepless Nights: A Century Or So With The Albion Fire Department is now a library book.

            The Noble County Public Library has four copies: one each at the Albion, Cromwell, and Avilla branches, and a forth at the Albion branch in the genealogy/reference area. I know, right? I’m a reference book! So much for all those gym teachers who said I’d never amount to anything.

            That puts my name on three books at those libraries: Smoky Days, Storm Chaser, and My Funny Valentine … and they’ve already expressed interest in getting The Notorious Ian Grant when it comes out next year. Here’s the library’s website:


            Too bad Storm Chaser Shorts is only out as an e-book but, as usual, you can order any of them from my website at, not to mention Amazon, while the novel and short story collection are at, and