Dale T. Phillips


Dale T. Phillips - Writer


Cool Sites to Check Out


Snapichic If you need to hire someone for any kind of writing or design, the Snapichic team is terrific at it, and are long-time pros. They do great work- check out the samples. They can do websites, brochures, newsletters, press releases, direct mail, whatever you need. And they’ve got the greatest book covers!
Internet SEO and Marketing An internet marketing company in Lowell, MA, specializing in search engine optimization (SEO), Consultant Web Design, and Web Analytics. This helps customers find your Internet business.Their instructional video is on YouTube.
7 Steps Ahead An organizational consulting business, who will work with your organization, helping the different groups in your company communicate more effectively, minimize wasted effort, and maximize your resources.Also available for individual coaching for personal achievement or sport/competition performance excellence.

Publishing and Bookstores

Sherman’s Bookstores This Maine chain serves the coast, and carries my Zack Taylor books.
Brickyard Books A small business that lists and sells books online through Amazon, Alibris and AbeBooks.com, or via direct contact with customers.
New England
Mobile Bookfair
A great place for books- new location! Plenty of author events as well.
Rosstrum Publishing This NH publisher did my third Zack Taylor novel, A Shadow on the Wall, as well as my short interviewing book,  How to Improve Your Interviewing Skills.
Letterpress Books A family-owned and operated small bookstore in Portland, Maine. Definitely worth a stop!

Various Place to Check Out

The Victoria Inn Lovely bed and breakfast place to stay a stone’s throw from the beach on Hampton, NH. Good food and friendly staff.
New You Hypnosis and Reiki Specializes in helping regular people with ordinary, everyday challenges. Whether you wish to enjoy deep relaxation, solve a problem, improve your performance or just generally want to make improvements in your life, New You Hypnosis and Reiki can help.
The Pixel Depot The Pixel Depot specializes in high quality images on a variety of media, including standard prints, canvas, mouse pads and coasters, and vinyl decals in a wide range of styles. Lots of train-related products, but also the ocean, beaches, sunsets and lighthouses.
Haunted Acres If you like spooky, this theme park is for you! The scariest place around at Halloween, they’ve got a land filled with creepy fun up in Candia, NH.
Gatepost Tours They lead fun historical tours in Concord, MA, taking you to the places where famous people made history. You will learn a lot while you have a very good time.
Education is Global Here’s a discussion forum for serious issues about education, both here and abroad. For example, why is it that in this country we spend a lot more money per student than other countries, without a corresponding increase in quality? How can we improve our schools, and help our students, teachers, and parents?
VMR Decals A site dedicated to finding decals for race care miniatures. Anything and everything- this guy has the automotive creds.
Tree Lobsters This is a fun and wicked sharp commentary on modern events, as espoused by two wisecracking lobsters.
Kurt Weitzmann
A very funny friend of mine who went to the Left Coast and became a comedian.
iTunes app Stay healthy! Here’s a cool app from Will Winder you can try for free, that reminds you to hydrate while at work, where you’re likely to get distracted and not get enough water. Review of it: http://www.fitsugar.com/iPhone-Apps-Keep-You-Healthy-Work-16389755?page=0,0,0#1


Coaster Ernie Benoit made this album which has bits of rock-acoustic-country punk-roots-Worcester! It’s a DIY project from a guy who says it’s a collection of happy songs.. sad songs.. angry songs.. and love songs…
Cooper & Kenneally

Playing Folk Rock / Country / Blues, this duo is a lot of fun and great entertainment. Check out some music samples on their MySpace page.“I hear strains of early rock and roll and ‘The Good’ country (Chet Atkins/Johnny Cash) that we all know and love, along with some folk-pop which is a totally different beast.”

–Jeff Root, Root Cellar Studios

Martial Arts

Prise de Fer Located in Billerica, MA, this top-flight fencing school gives the best instruction for all three weapons. They’ve coached many champions.
Independent Karate Studio Located in Nashua, NH, this school teaches Kenpo and Enshudo. They also do great community work.
Mill City Aikido Located on the Westford/Chelmsford line, this Aikido dojo teaches the peaceful way to defend yourself. Great programs for adults and for children.
Larry Leavitt’s Fitness and Self-Defense Martial Arts Instruction, located at 119 Foster St # R, Peabody, MA.