Fatal Score, Chapter One: The beginning of book #1 in the Mayfield-Napolitani thriller series. Joe Mayfield, on the run from the Phoenix organization, is cornered in a diner iin North Dakota by Louise Napolitani, the best Yak tracker. The story takes place after CyberWar 1 and creation of the US national firewall called the Yak. Not so different from today, except everyone’s on the grid. Joe has stumbled on a plan to extract millions, maybe billions, in bogus medical payments at the cost of thousands of lives.
Fatal Score is a debut novel about big data, the future of medicine, the pain of loss, and the power of redemption.
New Orleans Purgatorio: Musician Big Jer Munson discovers almost-eternity in New Orleans. Dante Alighieri would chuckle … or roll over in his grave. This story was short-listed for the 2015 William Faulkner/William Wisdom prize. Also on iTunes.