Born in Long Island, New York, have lived in New Jersey, Connecticut, Arizona, California, and Oklahoma. Lived three years in Italy and Germany while in USAF.(Air Police: K-9 section). Now live in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Married after whirlwind romance to same wife for over 30 years. Currently run my own real estate school in Oklahoma. Like to study foreign languages for a few months just to see how they work. Also like Latin and giving speeches. I’ve taught Philosophy, Advertising, Property Management, and many real estate subjects at the University, Community College, and Technical School level. Now writing non-fiction book on the Romance genre. I was trained to be a philosopher and history teacher but have worked mostly in advertising, marketing, and real estate.
is like caffeine. It’s an artificial stimulus. A skilled writer should be able
to write compelling prose without needing to use conflict. Ask yourself, ‘how
interesting is my writing without the conflict? Is my voice worth hearing a cappella? Is my reading rewarding enough to be enjoyed
without the conflict?’ If it is not, then you have a lot of work to do.” Vince Mooney