Here's my Amazon Author Page.  Follow me for updates on my literary endeavors.

I also write pretty regularly at Literate Ape (as well as co-edit the digital 'zine with 25 or so contributors...)

Like a Burning Moth With No Idea How He Caught on Fire: a Collection of Word Jazz

Don served as host of The Moth Story Slams in Chicago for five years. For each theme, he composed a word jazz introduction. This is a collection of a few of these pieces.


Strippers, Guns, and the Holocaust Museum

From 1989 to 1998, Don Hall taught as both a substitute teacher and seventh and eighth grade music teacher in the Chicago Public Schools. Escaping by the skin of his teeth, this slim volume is the ultimate survival guide to teachers of all ages.

IF A TREE FALLS And other Essays by an Angry White Guy in Chicago

This collection of essays and personal stories scratches the surface of a deeply superficial man.