Don’t Skip Out on Me
November 16, 2017

Willy is excited to announce the upcoming publication of his fifth novel, Don’t Skip Out on Me, in February 2018. The novel is accompanied by an instrumental soundtrack by Richmond Fontaine. Stay tuned for tour dates in the US, UK, Ireland and Scotland!

Lean on Pete, the film
September 11, 2017

Director Andew Haigh’s Lean on Pete has just screened at the Venice, Telluride, and Toronto film festivals. Charlie Plummer won the Marcello Mastroianni Award for a Young Performer in Venice for his portrayal of Charley Thompson! Also starring Steve Buscemi, Chloë Sevigny, and Travis Fimmel, the film is slated for release in February 2018.

The Tenth Anniversary of The Motel Life
December 8, 2016

image4Happy Holidays!
This year marks the tenth anniversary of THE MOTEL LIFE! To celebrate, Nate Beaty, illustrator of TML, has designed a set of ten custom made postcards and a new TML poster. Both are black ink on chipboard paper and look amazing. Thanks Nate! So get your poster and postcards, personally signed copies of Willy’s novels, and receive a free A JOCKEY’S CHRISTMAS CD — the heartwarming tale of an alcoholic, gambleholic, overweight jockey as he comes home for Christmas!