I’ve written a couple of essays in various collections and anthologies. This page contains links to them. Click on the pictures to go to the Amazon sell page. Learn more about them below.


For well over fifty years the joy that kids feel for G.I. Joe, Hasbro’s toy phenomenon, stands as nothing short of amazing. Few other creations can boast of such an enduring love from fans of all ages across the globe.

Fall in with thirty such fans as they tell tales of childhoods marching alongside Joe through action and adventure, creating memories that have lasted lifetimes. THE JOY OF JOE will amuse you and touch your heart!


JoeCon ran from 1997-2018. According to the brochures, it was a chance for attendees to acquire toys, meet creators and designers, and participate in G.I. Joe related contests.In truth, it was so much more.Join 28 fans as they delve into just what made JoeCon a convention experience unlike any other.