Everybody Loves The Arch

Whenever I’m out signing books, doing a presentation, or speaking on the radio, I always enjoy talking to people about my writing. It’s been especially so with the first and second editions of The Making of an Icon: The Dreamers, The Schemers, and The Hard Hats Who Built the Gateway Arch. I’ve found that justContinue reading “Everybody Loves The Arch”

Back in Business – Reedy Press and Me

It’s been lonely since a fire last November destroyed all the books in the Reedy Press warehouse, including my own. Suddenly, I had nothing to sell and nothing to do. Without any books, I stayed at home, bored. Thankfully, though, the folks at Reedy Press didn’t like that idea. They helped me come up withContinue reading “Back in Business – Reedy Press and Me”

A Great Day on Great Day St. Louis

The KMOV studios were a great place to be this morning as I talked about The Making of an Icon, 2nd Edition, with Kent Ehrhardt of Great Day St. Louis.  We had fun on the Channel 4 morning program talking about how the Arch came to be. We also talked about a most important part ofContinue reading “A Great Day on Great Day St. Louis”

You’re Out of Time, So Get Going

For days, I’ve been telling you to start getting ready for the launch party for my new book, The Making of an Icon: The Dreamers, The Schemers, and The Hard Hats Who Built The Gateway Arch, 2nd Edition. Since you’re like me, you didn’t. It’s time to get out of that chair, grab that wallet,Continue reading “You’re Out of Time, So Get Going”

YIKES! 6 Days to Go. YIKES! 6 Days to Go. YIKES! 6 Days . . .

Where’s your wallet? Your car keys? Your appetite for the best food and drink around!!! It’s just SIX (Count ’em, six.) days until the launch party for The Making of an Icon: The Dreamers, The Schemers, and The Hard Hats Who Built The Gateway Arch, 2nd Edition. Keep lollygagging like this, and you won’t be readyContinue reading “YIKES! 6 Days to Go. YIKES! 6 Days to Go. YIKES! 6 Days . . .”