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>>September, 2013 – News website LAObserved publishes a piece on the Phoenix to LA billboard
»August, 2013Phoenix to LA billboard goes up in the desert outside Blythe, CA.

»June, 20125 star review of “Raindrop Races” from a reader in South Korea

»June 23, 2012 – “Raindrop Races” book signing event at Anthill Gallery

»May, 2012 – Marty is back at work on “Spectating: the Good News about Living without Free Will”

»Feb. 18, 2012 – Interview at Chicago’s Heartland Cafe (WLUC Radio)

»Feb. 15, 2012 – Booksigning at Peoria’s “I Know You Like a Book” (6PM)

»Feb. 18, 2012 – Radio Interview on WLUW (88.7) at Chicago’s “Heartland Cafe” in the heart of Roger’s Park (9AM)

»Dec. 8, 2011 – “Raindrop Races” is released through

»Oct. 24, 2010Guest appearance on WGN Chicago’s “Sunday Papers” show with Rick Kogan (click link for podcast audio), who refers to “Phoenix to LA” as a “Fascinating…unbelievably compelling story.”

»Oct. 21, 2010 – Invited Presentation for the Southern Illinois Writers Guild

»Sept. 10, 2010 – Book has been converted as an ibook, available for the ipad at Apple’s ibookstore.

»Sept. 9, 2010  – Marty is scheduled to appear on Rick Kogan’s WGN “Sunday Papers” radio show on Oct. 24 at 7:30 AM.  Mr. Kogan “likes the book a great deal.”

»August 14, 2010 – Q&A with Seattle/Walla Walla Book Club (Marty will phone conference with interested Book Clubs free)

»July 24, 2010 – Book Signing at Anthill Gallery and Vintage Curiosities in Cobden, IL, 6:00-8:00pm, related article in Carbondale Nightlife

»July 15, 2010 – Radio Interview: The Greg and Dan Show on 1470 WMBD (mp3)

»July 14, 2010 – Book Signing at I Know You Like a Book in Peoria Heights, IL, 6:00pm

»June 2, 2010Local author to appear to two book signings, The Southern Illinoisan newspaper

»June, 2010A coming-of-age story set amidst social change (article and podcast)

»May 5, 2010Phoenix to L.A. released on

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