Speaking Events: John does presentations for organizations and school groups. See where he's speaking and find information about how to bring him to your event.
Real American Liberal: John blogs about politics and current events from an unapologetically liberal perspective.
Facebook: John's book Tales of a Real American Liberal has an active and interesting Facebook page. Come "like" it for updates about the book and current events.
Twitter: John is just getting started on Twitter @RealAmericanLib, so be patient as he figures out how it works.
One-Screen Stories: John edits a very short story (less than 250 words) web site. Send him a micro-story!
Asnuntuck Community College: John's employer and home away from home.
John's book about politics and current events, Tales of a Real American Liberal, is now available!
Click here for a video preview of the book.
John's first book of fiction, One Bite: Stories for Short Attention Spans, Stolen Moments, and Busy Lives, is now available!
Click here to read/listen to a sample story from the book.
Loop Year (a memoir of hiking the same trail every day for a year)
Winner of the Connecticut Green Circle Award
Growing Up Mostly Normal in the Middle of Nowhere (a memoir of growing up on a small farm)
Saying My Name (poetry for people who don't necessarily like poetry)
Shut Up and Speak! (a guidebook for surviving public speaking)
Praise for Tales of a Real American Liberal:
"… a refreshing alternative voice … with common sense wisdom and a neighborly style." -- Bill Scher, host of The Liberal Oasis Radio Show
"… an outlier of logic, reason, and humor in today's often murky and distracting political dialogue … entertaining and incisive." -- David Pakman, host of The David Pakman Show
"John Sheirer does a great job debunking right-wing propaganda …" -- Driftglass, cohost of The Professional Left Podcast"Rock-ribbed without being strident, by someone who's put thought into his politics. I enjoyed it immensely." -- Susan Campbell, Hartford Courant columnist and author of Dating Jesus: A Story of Fundamentalism, Feminism, and the American Girl