June 1, 2017 – – A celebration of the launch of “In This Love Together” and “The Third Reich’s Last Eagle” – at the author’s home. e-mail for details.

June 6, 2017 – – Appearing at a home in Asheville, NC. e-mail for details.


July 30 at 3 pm – – City Lights in Sylva, NC

August 13 at 3 pm – – Battery Park Book Exchange and Champagne Bar in the Grove Arcade, Asheville, NC (1 Page Avenue, Suite 101, Asheville, NC 28801)

See City Lights!

9810737_origDon’t forget – I’ll be at City Lights Bookstore in Sylva, NC, on October 5 at 3 pm. I’ll be presenting on Sam’s Place and signing books. Hope to see you there!

News, Appearances, and Events

October 5, 2013 – – Really enjoyed being at City Lights Bookstore in Sylva, NC today.
September 11, 2013 – – Just notified that a short story, “I, Singularity,” has won the Appalachian Authors Guild fiction competition for 2013. The story will now compete in the Virginia Writers Club’s statewide competition.

July 22, 2013 – – August Appearances for Sam’s Place:
August 17 – Accent on Books, Asheville, NC – 11am
August 24 – Fountainhead Books, Hendersonville, NC – 1 pm
August 31 – Blue Ridge Books, Waynesville, NC – 3pm
October 5 – City Lights Bookstore, Sylva, NC 3 pm

More details as the dates near.
Working on September appearances.

May 16, 2013 – – And yet another new book trailer for A Place of Belonging at its book link above. Also, in cooperation with Nimbit, I’m selling audio book versions of Sam’s Place: Stories as downloadable, digital files you can listen to on your iPod, smart phone, or other mobile device. Enjoy!

May 11, 2013 – – If you haven’t read The Blue Bicycle yet, go to its link (above), and check out the book trailer on that page (lower half, in the center). I know you’ll want to read it!

May 1, 2013 – –  I’m currently working on an audio version of Sam’s Place – hope to have it out soon. Also on a first edit of a dystopian novella set in Asheville – some of my best work yet!

April 21, 2013 – – I’ll be appearing at the Amelia Island book Festival on April 26-27, 2013. Stop by!
April 7, 2013 – – A nice announcement for Sam’s Place in our local paper. Here’s the link

March 14 – – An mp3 file has been added to the home page in which Bob reads “A Long Run of Luck,” the lead story from SAM’S PLACE

March 7, 2013 – – I’ll be interviewed on  95.1FM (northwest Georgia), the larger coverage area, with Mikellah Makepeace and Steven Phillips on March 21, 2013, about my new release, Sam’s Place. If you’re in the neighborhood, give it a listen. It  should be fun.

February 3, 2013 – – The above interview with Phil Naessens about “The Blue Bicycle” was my best yet. Thanks to Phil for this opportunity!

January 5, 2013 – – Just did an interview with Phil Naessens for my novel, “A Reason to Tremble,” which will appear on hisThe Phil Naessens Show on January 8th. There will be an even longer version of the interview, including a reading, on his Writer’s Showcase. I’ll also have links to those interviews here, so keep checking back for that.

December 10, 2012 – – I’ll be appearing at the Amelia Island Book Festival on April 27th, 2013, showcasing my soon-to-be-launched book, Sam’s Place – Short Stories.

December 4, 2012 – – Phil Naessens’ interview with me about “A Place of Belonging” is up, and can be found here, along with his review of the book.

November 29, 2012 – – GREAT NEWS!!  I was interviewed by Phil Naessens today, about my book, “A Place of Belonging,” and the interview will air on his nationally syndicated Internet audio show on December 4, 2012. I’ll supply the link as soon as it’s available. Phil will also review the book, and I’ll supply that as well.

November 5, 2012
– – Launch date for Sam’s Place – Stories, has been set for March 25, 2012

October 25, 2012 – – A Bob Mustin story, “The Outer Masquerade,” won the 2012 Appalachian Authors Guild Fiction Competition, and went on to take second place in the 2012 Virginia Writers Club Fiction Awards. This is the latest story from “Sam’s Place,” a collection of connected short stories, to gain recognition.