The Official Richard Bayan Page Find out about my professional services as an advertising copywriter, web content "doctor," freelance writer-editor and more. I'll add punch and professionalism to your next project.
My Amazon.com Author Page Instant access to all my books, including out-of-print editions. Buy them new (Amazon.com offers steep discounts) or if you're really intent on saving money, you can order used copies.
The New Moderate Sensible moderate solutions to gnarly political, social and cultural issues. (About time, too!) Lively, fearless and inspiring.
BAYANology My "literary" website and occasional blog, complete with a generous selection of quotations.
"A cat’s self-regard seems to be natural and unshakable despite his total ignorance of Western civilization." -- Rick Bayan, Extremely Dark Chocolates: Bitterly Amusing Thoughts on Aging, Insanity, Death, Extinction & Other Inconveniences
(n.) An idealist whose rose-colored glasses have been removed, snapped in two and stomped into the ground, immediately improving his vision.
-- Rick Bayan, author of The Cynic's Dictionary (and host of this site)