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

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 HAS BEGUN.  This December . . . ONSLAUGHT, latest in the Dan Lenson/Modern Navy Novels. St. Martin's/Macmillan. Hardcover or ebook. Order here at a significant pre-pub discount . . . or read more under "New Books!"

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