Sideways NZ:  June 18, 2022

Sideways NZ:  June 18, 2022

Aotearoa New Zealand’s Central Otago wine region – on the south of the South Island – is remarkably new.  Serious viticulture didn’t begin until the late seventies, according to legend Alan Hardy and the inestimable Rudi Bauer of famous Quartz Reef...
Where I’m At

Where I’m At

The first three weeks in New Zealand has been hectic.  After arriving in Auckland mid-May I made my way all the way to the bottom of the South Island to the fabled wine region of Central Otago, an argument whether it’s the southern-most wine region in the world...
Sideways NZ

Sideways NZ

Hi Sideways fans,It’s been two years in the making, but I’m finally jetting off to New Zealand to research and write Sideways NZ.  I just closed a book deal with Blackstone Publishing – the publisher of my current novel The...