1 year ago this weekend, I had triple bypass surgery. It’s been a very difficult year save for the brightness of my marriage to my husband, John, last summer and the continuing love he brings. I wrote a cycle of poems that I thought I was finished with, which I presented at the Rainier Valley Lit Crawl […]
This weekend marks the first time I’ll be reading in public for a year. It also marks the anniversary, of sorts, of my journey with heart disease, triple bypass and recovery. I’ll be reading The Heart Cycle, a series of poems about the experience. It has been an extraordinary year, which culminated in pancreatitis and […]
I’m very happy to report that two poems from my 16 poem suite, See America, have been published very recently. The Final Drive, Seattle 2015 was published in the Fall/Winter issue of Crab Creek Review. Check our their website here: http://www.crabcreekreview.org West Hollywood to Pasadena, CA, 1998 was published in the Pontoon section of Floating Bridge […]
Interview in support of my novel, Airstreaming, with Max Tucci. It’s approximately 15 minutes and has several images of our Airstream, Margaret, and others in our recent travels. My thanks to Max for hosting a great interview, which was a lot of fun to do.
Tom Schabarum on BookReads Radio Here is an interview done shortly after I published Airstreaming on Book Reads Blogtalk radio in which the host, TK McEachin compares the writing to that of John Steinbeck, which left me momentarily speechless. Enjoy. It was a great opportunity and wonderful experience.
Wanted to share an article written by Rhonda Coleman for Airstream.com Airstreaming by Tom Schabarum Conceived twelve years ago as a short story, then a screenplay, and now a novel, “Airstreaming” is author Tom Schabarum’s recently self-published book set in the American midwest. “I wanted to tell a story that was uniquely American,” he said. “As […]
For those of you with Barnes and Noble’s Nook device, The Palisades and Airstreaming are now available there as e-books. Check them out here http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/palisades-thomas-schabarum/1102517438?ean=9780615347899 and here http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/airstreaming-tom-schabarum/1108841305?ean=2940014323697.