Quasimodo and Physician Burnout

The publicity campaign for the release of The Atheist and the Parrotfish will kick off in a few short weeks, but before it does, I wanted to call your attention to an article I wrote some years ago about physician burnout for the widely viewed blog Kevin MD, with my...

Welcome!

Hello again, and welcome to my new website! It has been quite a while since my last post because, well, it took a long time to finish my next novel. But I finally have and I wanted to share the news. The Atheist and the Parrotfish is due for publication in May of...

The Benefits of Literary Fiction

The Benefits of Literary Fiction The genre I write in is literary fiction, which appears to be unique in its ability to affect human behavior. I have previously written about a biologic basis for empathy. Now researchers have demonstrated that reading literary fiction...