Some words about me....
Writer's book came together between cab fares. A column about me by John Kelso, in the Austin American-Statesman. (15 November 2009)
A Conversation with LMW. Short interview a student did with me. (PDF)
Seeing Austin in a Rear-View Mirror. Review of That Demon Life, by Laura E. Decker. Texas Books in Review, Spring 2010. (PDF)
Long Time Ago Good: Sunset Dreams from Austin and Beyond. Review of Long Time Ago Good, by Chad Hammett. Southwestern American Literature, Fall 2009. (PDF)
Casting Magic-Hour Light on the State Capital. Review of Long Time Ago Good, by Twister Marquiss. Texas Books in Review, Spring 2010. (PDF)
Detour at Dobie. Article from back when I was the Paisano Fellow, by Don McLeese. Austin American-Statesman, 7 December 1998. (PDF)
Paisano Program Celebrates 40 Years. An article by the UT graduate program on Paisano, quoting me.
Check it Out, Neighbors. Review of Long Time Ago Good, in the Hays Free Press, 17 August 2011. (PDF)
The Power of Literacy. Article in the A&M campus paper on International Literacy Day, quoting me. 7 September 2011.
Should I Read or Should I Write? Cool essay by Stephanie Vanderslice on The Huffington Post, quoting me.
Some words by me....
12 Things I Remember about Home. A short memoir published in You Are Here: The Journal of Creative Geography, Summer 2008. (PDF)
Baby Never Grew. A short story in Chagrin River Review, Spring 2013. I wrote this for my West Virginia book-in-progress, then cut it. Maybe I'll put it back....
Something Else Finally Happened. A story about writing, published in Amarillo Bay, Winter 2013.
Dakota. A poem about my little buddy, published in 2 River View, Winter 2005. Probably the most popular thing I've written.
Bad Guts. A short story published by Mosaic Minds, December 2004. This is the original story--for a little lesson in revision, I sometimes have students read this and compare it with the version published in Long Time Ago Good.
Tails. A story published in Amarillo Bay, May 2004.
Cock Pheasant. Another poem from 2 River View, Winter 2005.
Rocket. A story published in Blood Lotus Journal, Fall 2006.
Deep Eddy. A story published in R-KV-R-Y, September 2005.
The Point. A story published in Cerebration, Fall 2006.