A Knight Before Christmas – Now Available

October 14, 2013

Well, it’s been a long time in the making, but A KNIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS has finally been released, with a debut appearance at the St. Louis ARCHON this month! Check out the story of a young stable boy named Clarence who sets out to realize his dream, setting goals that he believes are in line with what is expected of him — only to learn a valuable spiritual lesson with each earthly failure.

Here’s the Amazon link for your convenience.

http://www.amazon.com/Knight-Before-Christmas-R-J-Carter/dp/1492268445/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1381765289&sr=1-1&keywords=knight+before+christmas


Upcoming Storytelling / Reading

May 24, 2012

Just a quick note to let folks know I will be participating in an upcoming storytelling event where I will be giving the first out-loud reading of A KNIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS. (Yes, a Christmas story in June!) Come out and see me and other children and adult storytellers this June 9 at the First Baptist Church of Chesterfield, 17103 Wild Horse Creek Road in Chesterfield, Missouri. Doors open at 8am, and the storytelling begins at 10:50.


“A Knight Before Christmas” Coming Soon from Bookmason

April 22, 2012

It’s been a long time in the offing, but my newest children’s book, “A Knight Before Christmas,” will be seeing release roundabouts August 2012. I’ll tease it more as time gets close, as permitted, hopefully starting with the cover.


Nicholas’ Cage – A Christmas Story

December 21, 2009

No, not the actor — see the apostrophe and the variant spelling?

Nearly fifteen years ago, “Nicholas’ Cage” became one of my first published short stories — a dark and disturbing vision of a Christmas staple. This is my first attempt at a reading of one of my works, just in time for the holidays.