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Author – Musician – Graphic Designer – Artist

Mr. Roundsley has fine arts, graphic design, and computer graphics degrees. He has been an active musician since the early 80s and published his first book in 20021.
Coming Very Soon – April 2024 – The HOA! The debut novel from David B. Roundsley

"The HOA" - the debut novel from David B. Roundsley
“The HOA” – book and album by David B. Roundsely

The HOA – A Novel

If you have ever wondered what living in a neighborhood governed by an uncaring Homeowners Association is like, you need to get your hands on this wickedly funny book!

In this book, you will be immersed in a world of eccentric characters and unpredictable situations that will have you laughing out loud. It is a modern-day suburban version of Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City that takes the reader on a journey through the lives of the neighborhood’s residents governed by a Homeowners Association.

You’ll meet a diverse cast of characters, from a conniving president of the HOA to a couple new to HOA living who want to fit in, each with their own unique stories and points of view.

From the boardroom to the backyard, the reader will be taken on a wild ride as they witness the power struggles, secrets, and gossip that unfold in this bizarre and hilarious world.

With sharp and witty dialogue, heartwarming moments, and laugh-out-loud hilarity, this book will surely entertain and delight readers of all ages. So don’t miss out on this wickedly funny look at the world of Homeowners Associations – pick up your copy today and get ready for a wild ride!

Looking for “The Perfect Read?” The HOA is coming in April 2024!

The HOA – The Album

The HOA - By Munich Syndrome
The HOA, album by Munich Syndrome – Companion listening experience for the novel, The HOA
  1. Theme to an HOA
  2. A New Neighborhood
  3. Windswept
  4. Catwalk
  5. After Hours Wine
  6. Failure Was Their Only Option
  7. A Victory
  8. Firestorm for a Firebreak
  9. Betrayal
  10. Clouds in My Coffee
  11. Reconsideration
  12. No Regrets
  13. Walk Away
  14. Cocktails at 38,000 Feet
  15. Bliss
  16. New Day

All music written, produced, and performed by: David B. Roundsley
Published by ASCAP/Syndrome Sounds
Available on all major streaming services and our BandCamp Page!