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.

THE WAR WITH CHINA REACHES ITS CLIMAX.  This December . . . DEEP WAR, latest in the Dan Lenson/Modern Navy Novels. St. Martin's/Macmillan. Hardcover, ebook, large print, audiobooks. Order here!

Associated with: Wilkes University, Northampton House Press, Shipmate Magazine and the 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.

David Poyer

Writing, Publishing, Teaching

Prefer to listen? HATTERAS BLUE is available now in an unabridged edition from Polyhymnia Audiobooks.  Produced and read by Edison McDaniels.  Check it out here!

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