Getting ready to meet my readers at the Quest for Vengeance book launch party at The Knapp Stout in Rice Lake, March 31, 2018.

Researching a novel is fun when you get to travel, which my wife Sue and I do a lot. Here we are on the Acropolis ​in Athens, Greece, November 2010. You can read more about our travels on her blog: www.travelleadersyournextjourney.blogspot.com
I’m a firm believer that every writer needs a dog, preferably a Yorkie. Here’s ours, Sophie.

Sue at Bodos Major Horse Farm in Hungary, where the climactic action of The Red Wolf is based.
Meeting readers is always a fun time. At Fall Fest in Hayward, Wis., with fellow author Donna White Glaser, Sept. 2017.

No matter where we go, there's no place like home.
My father and I at the Western Wall in Jerusalem, November 2010, one of the many highlights of our eastern Mediterranean cruise that took us to seven countries.
9-27-14 was a most excellent day, when daughter Kim got married! Here's our son Jim, the bride, our new son-in-law Mike Marolda, and the proud parents of the bride.

Sue and I on horseback in Tibet, during our visit to China in May 2016.