Saturday, March 30, 2013

A PIRATE NAMED MOLLY - 56 Limericks for Kids - Now Available in Paperback

Did you hear the kids' ear-splitting cheer?
The paperback's finally here
Is ready, by golly
Please order a copy my dear!

Available at Barnes & Noble, Amazon, and CreateSpace.

Thursday, March 7, 2013

My Dare Devil's Pizza T-Shirt

The Columbus Dispatch
March 7, 2013

“What are you doing?  You can’t wear it!”  I said very quickly.  Lisa’s face did not hide her feelings – it was clearly just a shirt to her.  With a puzzled frown, she took it off.  I gently returned it to its place.  The shirt in question was not just any shirt though.  It was the first shirt I ever bought at Dare Devil’s Pizzeria in Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina.  The peach-colored t-shirt had been my favorite since the moment I bought it twenty years ago.  The graphics were great, and I could feel the summer sun on my back whenever I wore it.

We were on our first trip to the Outer Banks in 1992.  One evening Lisa’s parents agreed to watch the kids while we went out.  We walked to Dare Devil’s Pizzeria.  The name is derived from