Faugh an beallach

One of the short stories in my new book is called Faugh an Beallach (in the Irish language it means ‘Clear the way’).  It takes place during the American Civil War in the 1860’s.  Here’s an excerpt: ‘… our refrains gave way to solemn silence.  The anticipation of conflict was overwhelming.  The sweltering heat alone had the potential … Continue reading Faugh an beallach

baby steps

Now that my book is done and out there … [It is available here: https://www.createspace.com/5686655 and here, by the way: http://www.amazon.com/Across-Pond-Back-Andrew-Burky/dp/1516965566/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1452951519&sr=1-2&keywords=across+the+pond+and+back ] … I get to dig in and market/promote the book any way I possibly can.  I mean, isn’t that how self-publishing works?  Needless to say, I find brainstorming a bit exciting. A little … Continue reading baby steps