Monthly Archives: August 2010

Knights of the Saltier Recomended by “Just Really Great Books” Web Site

James Chapman, a fellow blogger who runs a web site called “Just Really Great Books” has placed Knights of the Saltier on his recommended book list. Check out his posting at and tell him how much you appreciate his … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

See the Advertisement for Knights of the Saltier

For one week, starting August 25, 2010, Knights of the Saltier is being advertised on the Icanhascheezburger web site. Look along the left column of the page at the bottom of the other ads. The link to the site is: … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Radio Interview

It was a good interview last night on If you missed it, you can still hear a recording of the entire program at:

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

William Speir Radio Interview 10:00 PM EDT Monday, August 23, 2010

William Speir will be interviewed on Blog Talk Radio at 10:00 PM Eastern Time on Monday, August 23, 2010. The link to listen to the interview is: The interview will be available online if you miss the live conversation.

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Titles for both Trilogies

Just a reminder about the titles of the books. The Order of the Saltier Trilogy has three book titles – Knights of the Saltier, Crusaders of the Saltier, and Protectors of the Saltier. All three manuscripts are completed, and Books … Continue reading

Posted in Synopsis | Leave a comment

New Print Ad For Book 1

The Southwest Orlando Bulletin, a great local paper owned by a good friend of mine, is running advertisements for the new book. Check out page 9 at the link below. It can also be seen on page 32 of … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Writing the “Great American Novel” – Myth vs. Truth

I’m going to make a slight departure from my usual posts regarding the release of my new book to share some thoughts on writing.  I apologize in advance for the length of this post, Recently, I had a conversation with a … Continue reading

Posted in Odds and Ends | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment