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.
Libby Speaks on Facebook.
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.
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)
Newly revised third
edition, published by
Veracity Press in
We all know that dogs have a special wisdom that makes them among the most beloved creatures on earth. Libby Speaks provides a rare look into one miraculous canine mind as Libby, a happy and lovable Border Terrier, gives us her gift of insight about life's mysteries. John Sheirer's stunning photographs provide the perfect backdrop for Libby to share her wit and wisdom with readers young, old, and every age in between.“Sit! Listen! Libby Speaks! ... and she's one of the wisest four-legged gurus going. Kudos to both man and beast for the inspiration and images sure to brighten and enlighten any reader's day.”