Transmit Joy 2022 Tour (live and virtual)

Tired of sheltering in place? Bored with video, corporate culture, and isolation?

When people come together in a room (both in person and "virtually") they create a unique experience that is vivid and joyful.

Lately I've been grateful for opportunities…

Read more

A Village Romance - now available

We've rebooted, "The Misadventures of Rabbi Kibbitz and Mrs. Chaipul" as A Village Romance. 

She owns the only restaurant.  He’s the wisest man in the village.  Together, they make an unlikely and lovable pair. From the Audie Award nominated author…

Read more

Meet Izzy


I'm Izzy Abrahmson, Mark Binder's alter ego. As you may know, Mark's written books and stories about a small village for many years. We recently realized that the computers hated this fact. Yes, it's true. Computers don't like things…

Read more

Rebooting my newsletter…

Changing the way I communicate…

Over the years I've experimented with many newsletters. I began with Grinning Into The Millennium, which ran from 1998 to 2001. The past few years I've been doing mostly "fan/customer" emails. Now it's time…

Read more

Opening Night Jitters (THE RACE tour diary)

As my first produced play in 3 decades (yowza) this isn't exactly the way I pictured it. No backstage jitters and nervous laughter with the cast. No peeking in at the audience in their seats. No celebratory drinks after the…

Read more

The Race - a new play (in workshop) - December 4 and 6

This summer I got so frustrated watching Zoom performances that ignored reality. They weren't making a live theater.  

I began to imagine.… THE RACE

Joseph Black and Joseph White are interviewing for the same position. At the same time. On…

Read more

Visit Groston, circa 2018

"When I began writing, THE GROSTON RULES was contemporary.
Now? I think it qualifies as historical fiction. Recent and still relevant, but perhaps a bit nostalgic. 

Adam, Isaac, and Charlie are dealing with problems of college admissions and climate change…

Read more

Trick or Treat Alternatives

I'm as disappointed as you that Halloween is cancelled. Yes, parents of some children will arrange for limited contact trick-or-treating, but we're not, as some people suggest, going to be putting out a bowl full of candy! 

That reminds me…

Read more

Are We There Yet? (Part One) a serialized audiobook short 

A multi-part serialization (in progress)

This is the first installment of a serial.



#audiobook #audiobookshort #serial #serialization #LifeDuringCovid #fatherandson #family #yoga #parenting #onlineschool #virtualschool