February 2015

“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another:  ‘What! You too?  I thought I was the only one.” — C. S. Lewis

It is absolutely frigidly cold in New York City today.  When I got off the train this morning that was the first thing that hit me:  cold.  It wasn’t exactly […]

“I haven’t failed.   I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” — Thomas Edison

“Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere.” — Albert Einstein

“You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, Love like you’ll never be hurt, Sing like there’s nobody listening, And live like it’s heaven on earth.” — William W. Purkey

In the next few days I leave for my first of two big trips.  It would be great if they were not back to back quite so close together.  But […]

“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” — Mae West

Just discovered Stephen Del Mar this weekend when I listened to The Three of Us.  Great story, well plotted, well written, with wonderful characters.  I hope he’s done others.


A little warm-up chat between two attractive (and presumably straight) wrestlers. I love the expression on the face of the guy on the right.

This week Wednesday I got to hear several incredible speakers at the Library of Congress meeting on “What Is Love? Romance Fiction in the Digital Age.” One of the top […]

Mano Again

Isn’t Mano just plain gorgeous? A lot of guys in his new Hawaiian home think so as well. Mano finds Mr. Right Now, but what he wants, Mr. Forever, proves […]

I’m over the moon excited right now.  Fallen Angel Reviews has just given my book, Don’t Judge a Book by its Cover, its top rating of 5 halos.  In every […]

Meet Mano

In case you haven’t met Mano yet, I thought I’d share a photo of the lead character of — what else? — Mano’s Story. Both the paperback and ebook of […]

Breaking News (Spanish)

More exciting news! Breaking News has been translated into Italian. Edizione straordinaria and will be released on March 3, 2015 from Dreamspinner Press.

Second Translated Book

I’m delighted to report that another of my books has been translated into a foreign language.  Little Squirrels Can Climb Tall Trees has been translated into Spanish.  The Spanish language […]

I got an amazing 5 out of 5 star review for Mano’s Story this week: https://mmgoodbookreviews.wordpress.com/2015/01/25/manos-story-by-michael-murphy/ “I would recommend reading this story. It will give you gorgeous men, sexy situations, a […]