Yes, I’m One of “Those” Readers

I’m not sure when it had started. I used to be able to focus on reading one book from start to finish before picking up and starting another book. But, for some reason, over the years, I’ve devolved into one of those readers who must tackle several books at once. The … Continue reading

The American Scream Cover Part Deux

As I had promised in my post “Twenty Little Angels Above Newtown,” I have changed the cover for my satirical short story, The American Scream. Granted it took a lot longer for me to get around to it with so much going on around the holidays, but I knew I … Continue reading

Once There Was a War…and a Literary Genius (a book review, of sorts)

I recently finished reading Once There Was a War by John Steinbeck. As an author, I always find it helpful and refreshing to visit the classics on occasion to appreciate the great literary voices of the past. Steinbeck is one of my personal favorites. He wrote in a simple, straight-forward … Continue reading