Writer of story songs from dreams, his personal life, and the troubles of others in the tradition of John Prine, Townes Van Zandt, Steve Earl, Lyle Lovett, Tracy Chapman, Marty Robbins, Gordon Lightfoot, Steve Goodman, Stevie Nicks, Loudon Wainwright III, and Arlo Guthrie.
That’s the current word count. The third act is imminent and relatively short. I expect no more than 10,000 more words. Then I’ll go back and cut, cut, cut. Still, I figure the book will be over 400 pages.