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August 27, 2018

Hope everyone had a great summer. The end of summer for me is always going to the US Open for free during the qualifying round where I hang out with friends and take it easy. I always bring work I intend to do on the subway and I try he stands but the crowds on the 7 l...

March 4, 2018

I've been lucky to be working on a few fun projects that are right in my wheelhouse (and I had a chance to do a couple of pieces on the Olympics for The New York Times). I'm having a fun time working for Writer's Digest, who I love, and they just ran my piece on a cont...

January 14, 2018

Last chance to wish all a Happy New Year! Hope everyone got off to a good start in 2018.

If you’re reading this, thanks and let me share what I’ve been working on...first, sorry I've been late, I was juggling a few projects. I want to share a friend's

new book, Jack Hand...

October 5, 2017

(Circling the Bases appears now in the current issue of Funny Times)

Dear Mr. Meat Loaf,

We at Major League Baseball are big fans of your body of work and appreciate how much you have done for this great sport. But now baseball needs your help. As you know, or maybe you...

July 11, 2017

I heard from a couple of friends that today is Amazon Prime Day to remind me of their special sale. I also heard from the president of the American Booksellers Association and about 6 bookstores, thanking me for my OpEd in the New York Daily News.

If you plan to do some...

June 26, 2017

Sorry it's been so long. I completed a short book tour at ending in the Midway and have been juggling 4 new book projects at once. 

But I'd like to share some book news. First, I just want to share this little item I came across on the internet. Norm MacDonald is m...

February 14, 2017

Your book comes out. The champagne cork has popped. You contact your alumni newsletter. You have a spanking new designated Facebook page for your new baby. You get blurbs up the kazoo. So it can be very disheartening the first time you visit your Amazon page and see nu...

February 8, 2017

NY Times Bestseller list and dozens of Best Of lists. It was one of the Wall Street Journal’s "Most Anticipated Books of Fall 2016."

“Brilliant!” – Fresh Air, Terry Gross

“New Yorker cartoonist Eckstein has created a love letter to independent bookstores around the world...

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