Hartley Blog

2908, 2016

I Want The Ball

“I Want The Ball” A Just The Other Day… Short Just the other day… I was subjected to many,  many graduation ceremonies and events. The number of clichés and atta’ boys are too numerous to [...]

2208, 2016

Figure It Out

Figure It Out A Just The Other Day… Short Just the other day, I began a course intended to help me understand how to market and sell my writing. For more than ten years I’ve [...]

1508, 2016

Olympic Gold

Olympic Gold A Just the Other Day… Short   Just the other day, I was sitting in my office having a conversation with two of my fictional characters. And you say… “Okaaay, maybe old Hartley [...]

808, 2016

Blue & The Game Warden

Blue & The Game Warden A Tales of Cable County… Short – Featuring Blue I found Game Warden Edris Coleman sitting in his truck, way past twilight, on the edge of an important man’s private [...]

108, 2016

The One Thing

The One Thing A  Just The Other Day… Short Just the other day… I had an age-old conversation with a friend. “If you were stranded on a deserted island, what one thing would you want [...]

2507, 2016

Domestic Disturbance

Domestic Disturbance A Tales of Cable Counties Short – Featuring Blue Cable Natives, this is the first of several short stories that will be coming your way. Some of the secondary characters who live and [...]

1807, 2016

Thinking Under Fire

Thinking Under Fire Just The Other Day…   Just the other day… my youngest son was getting ready to graduate from high school. A party at our home was on the agenda and many preparations [...]

1107, 2016


Budweiser Changes Name to America Just The Other Day… Just the other day… I heard a joke… that turned out not to be a joke. Budweiser, is changing the name of their signature beer to [...]

2806, 2016

Absolute Bull Book Launch Video II

Hello Cable Natives,   Yesterday I sent you a blog post with an embedded video. The video didn’t work. I am on a steep learning curve as it relates to the technology to deliver this [...]

2706, 2016

Absolute Bull Launch Video

Hello Cable Natives, On April 11th I launched Absolute Bull, the second book in the Cable Counties Thriller series. We held the event at First Magnitude Brewery in Gainesville, were served food by the iconic [...]

2106, 2016

Beginning of the Blog

So, Cable Natives, some time has past since the book launch and I’ve spent that time learning how to get the word out about my books. I’m taking a course called Tribe Writers, which you [...]

104, 2016

Now Available: Absolute Bull

The second book in the Cable Counties Thriller series is now available on Amazon. Created to carry out the evil intentions of the Institute, a crime syndicate in Barcelona, Spain, Bent Daleen is an international [...]


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