Recent Musings From My Blog:

September 14, 2018

Putting my Eccentricity on Full Public Display (Essay, 992 Word Count)

This essay is a follow-up to that Raven Narrative Storyteller sessions I participated in last weekend. All and all, a truly great experience, and I’m glad I […]
August 31, 2018

Game Descriptions for Uninitiated Cave Dwellers (Essay, 1052 Word Count)

I had originally planned to publish this essay on the website/blog in fall of 2016, but ended up posting something else in its place. It did […]
August 17, 2018

The Soothing Charms of Hiking to Timberline (Essay, 696 Word Count)

This is an essay that was published in the local newspaper here in Silverton last Thursday. All and all, 2018 hasn’t been a a great year. […]
August 3, 2018

Getting All Your Lilacs in a Row (Essay, 855 Word Count)

This essay was originally posted to the blog/Website and published in the local newspaper in June of 2015. I’m re-posting it since I’m currently buried in […]
July 21, 2018

A Different Type of Walk Through The San Juans (Essay, 859 Word Count)

I actually posted this essay to my website for the first time in 2016. It went on the site again last year, and re-posting it at […]
July 6, 2018

Georgy Boy’s Birthday (Essay, 782 Word Count)

This essay is the classic example of just how frustrating trying to accomplish my dream of becoming a full-time freelance writer/novelist has become. I wrote the […]

About David G. Swanson

D avid G. Swanson is a humorous writer of fiction/nonfiction in various incarnations including short stories, essays, and the occasional novel or four. Although the place where I live is very isolated in the San Juan mountains of Southwest Colorado, it provides me with infinite opportunities to explore my creativity in the writing realm.

Latest books

  • Friendship Highway

    FRIENDSHIP HIGHWAY A novel ADRIAN STEWART (aka Ads) and PATRICK DAUGHERTY have a friendship that’ll last till the day after the Apocalypse. College comes to an […]