July 20th 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of when humans first set foot on the moon. It was a brave American named Neil Armstrong who took the historic giant leap for all mankind — and it was a nation of free people that got him there and back again safely. The space race was born […]Read More THE STARS OUR DESTINATION
Considering that The Simpsons attacked Upstate, NY – a place that I love and where I grew up – I am sharing this screenplay about Upstate, NY that I wrote at the start of my screenwriting adventure. This is not a joke about life in Upstate, but rather a sad portrayal of the broken American […]Read More APPALACHIA aka GHOST TOWN
My next golf book, DADDYSHACK, is a hysterical comedy about what it’s like to participate in organized junior golf competitions and how easy it is to lose your cool, your mind and your self-respect. DADDYSHACK is geared towards teenagers and adult readers and will have something for everyone who enjoys the game of golf.Read More The next Hosel and Ferrule book is coming…
Creative writing is one of the more mysterious (and difficult) crafts for many to learn. The idea of sitting down, staring at a blank page and bringing it to life with words, arranged in such a way that draws the reader into an emotional journey — is incredibly daunting and the process of writing is […]Read More The Puddle Club – behind the imagination of Michael McGruther
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If you’ve been reading this blog you know that The Puddle Club book is a fantasy tale about how golf and life are similar. It vividly shows young folks that the tools they first learn to use in golf are again used in life. Golf is a game and so is life. You cannot beat […]Read More The story behind The Puddle Club – Part 7 – Play with a Purpose!