Autographed first editions of many earlier works are still available. Great for collections and for personalized gifts..

"General quarters, general quarters . . . multiple incoming hostiles!"  Just out . . . TIPPING POINT, latest in the Dan Lenson/Modern Navy Novels. St. Martin's/Macmillan. Hardcover or ebook.

Associated with: Wilkes University, Northampton House Press, USNA Alumni Association, US Naval Institute, ASNE, Authors Guild, IndieBound, AWP, Ossabaw Island Writers' Retreat, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and the Northampton Free Library.

Writing, Publishing, Teaching

I teach creative writing at Wilkes University and the Ossabaw Island  Writers' Retreat. See below for a distillation of the best advice I can give after nearly forty years in the craft and business of writing, teaching, and publishing..

My entire backlist  is available either in print or ebook format. These include the Pennsylvania novels, the Tiller Galloway diving adventures, the Civil War at Sea trilogy from Simon & Schuster, and my sailing novels.

David Poyer