Damon’s short story “Nightshade” made the shortlist for After the Fall, an Apocalyptic/Dystopian short story anthology from UK-based Almond Press. “Nightshade” describes civilization’s death rattle as we succumb to a curious and deadly pathogen concocted for biological warfare. We’ll post … Continued
Each year, the Web of Life Foundation sponsors an essay contest looking for the best non-technical English language writing on themes related to socio-environmental issues. Damon’s essay Brown is Just as Important as Green was just awarded the Overall First Place Winner for … Continued
Why post something that happened three years ago?
In the first place, we never saw this before.
In the second place, actor Garrett Hendricks helped develop “Shock & Awe.” He’s a friend and an excellent artist, and you’ll like what he does with this role.
Thirdly, and most important by far: the problems faced by U.S. veterans returning from deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan continue to weigh heavily on the American spirit.
And what’s being done about it? Not nearly enough.
What a pleasant suprise! Today I stopped into the Union Square Barnes and Noble here in good old NYC. And what to my wandering eyes did appear? Copies of “My Two Chinas” stacked neatlyÂ on the New Non-fiction table, mere steps … Continued
His Holiness, Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet just issued a statement endorsing my latest book. This statement, incredibly rare for His Holiness to make, will be used as the book’s foreword beside an introduction by Prof. Robert … Continued
Congratulations to myÂ friend Garrett Hendricks for winning the January 2010 Manhattan Monologue Slam using a piece from my playÂ Shock & AweÂ (for more information on Shock & Awe, please see the Plays tab). You can catch a video of Garrett’s winning … Continued