Having co-created the Dramatica Theory of Narrative Structure and been a teacher of creative writing for the past twenty-five years, it should not be surprising that in that time I have written quite a bit of my own material – some fiction, but mostly non-fiction.

Click on the categories below to explore my books, screenplays, articles, essays, and notes, both published and previously unpublished.


Some stand alone, others are lyrics to songs

Creative Writing and Narrative Structure

From tips and techniques through narrative science

Snippets & Bits

That make people stare at me blankly


Essays on politics, religion, ethics, and popular culture