Feeling gratitude and appreciation for everyone who supported me along the way. One year ago today, the official release of my first professional manuscript, Rookie Father, was released nationally by Familius Publishing. I’m grateful for all the support, reviews, and endorsements, not to mention the fifty-plus radio/podcast outlets that hosted me to discuss the mission... Continue Reading →
Podcast Interview—Rookie Father & Modern Dadhood
I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Adam Flaherty and Marc Checket, hosts of the fantastic podcast, Modern Dadhood. We touched on a number of subjects, some funny, some serious, and we shared the same mission – to provide our kids a strong foundation of family support and success. I welcome you to give... Continue Reading →
Rookie Father Earns 30+ Amazon Reader Reviews
I am thrilled to announce my latest work, Rookie Father, released by Familius Publishing earlier in 2022, has earned 30 reader reviews on Amazon. The book continues to resonate with new and experienced fathers alike, and the mission remains the same – to provide, 'a playbook for men who are brand new to fatherhood.’ I... Continue Reading →
Podcast Interview – The Dad Edge and Rookie Father
Larry Hagner hosted me on his Podcast, The Dad Edge, and we had a great discussion about marriage, raising kids, and fatherhood. Fatherhood comes in all shapes and sizes, and when you speak to someone who is an experienced interviewer and fellow author, the questions are direct and more importantly, honest. That was my take... Continue Reading →
Author Carla Marie Manly Endorses Rookie Father
The Author of Date Smart and Joy from Fear endorses Rookie Father I’m pleased to share another endorsement for Rookie Father, which went on sale this month and is available nationally by Familius Publishing. Dr. Carla Marie Manly is a clinical psychologist, and the author of Joy from Fear: Create the Life of Your Dreams... Continue Reading →
Media Tour Announced for Rookie Father
Over the next several weeks, I'll be interviewed and featured in 27 markets and roughly a dozen podcasts to talk about the mission behind the book, Rookie Father. I welcome any and all dads, new and experienced alike, to dial in and check out the latest on my new book, Rookie Father. It's a playbook... Continue Reading →
Authors of The Parent Compass Endorse Rookie Father
Authors of the bestselling book, The Parent Compass, endorse Rookie Father. I'm pleased to share an endorsement provided by Cynthia C. Muchnick (M.A.) and Jenn Curtis (M.S.W.), co-authors of The Parent Compass: Navigating Your Teen's Wellness and Academic Journey in Today's Competitive World. Their 5-star rated and bestselling work has garnered critical acclaim from industry... Continue Reading →
Rookie Father – Available For Purchase
I'm pleased to announce Rookie Father is available for purchase at major and local bookstores across the country. Familius Publishing released Rookie Father today and it is available for purchase at national retailers such as Target, Barnes & Noble, and Amazon. Local bookstores are stocking it as well, and websites such as Books-A-Million, IndieBound, and... Continue Reading →
Author of The Family Edge Endorses Rookie Father
Gibb Dyer (PhD, MIT), Academic Director of the Ballard Center in the Marriott School of Business, provides his stamp of approval for the forthcoming book, Rookie Father. I'm pleased to share Gibb Dyer's endorsement for my forthcoming work, Rookie Father, which goes on sale February 1st. The work will be released nationally by Familius Publishing.... Continue Reading →
Book Signing Event: Frenchtown Bookshop, March 6th
I’m excited to announce I’ll be speaking and signing copies of Rookie Father in March of this year. I invite you to check out Frenchtown Bookshop and event details can be found here. The event is scheduled for March 6th @ 6:00 PM, and on Facebook, I invite you to check out the event announcement and pre-order the... Continue Reading →
Book Signing Event: Frenchtown Bookshop, January 9th.
Excited to announce the first speaking/signing event surounding the release of my book, Rookie Father.
Pre-Order Rookie Father Today
The publisher has made Rookie Father available for pre-orders across a number of respected online retailers. It brings me great pleasure to announce that Rookie Father, slated for release in January of 2022, is available for pre-order via the online retailers further below. In future posts we will share the endorsements Rookie Father has received... Continue Reading →
Rookie Father Blog Post #150! Reflections and Most Popular Stories
A year and a half after starting my blog, I reflect on the most popular stories and where it netted out - with a book deal.
A Title Change and Release Date – Rookie Father
With a new title and release date, I'm pleased to announce Rookie Father will debut in early 2022.
Life’s Challenges do not Define You… What Defines You is How you Respond.
After one episode in the series, The Last Dance, I had a visceral response when Michael Jordan broke down after having won the championship… yet his father was not there to celebrate with him.