Tag: Adventure

News about “The Law of Moses”

In a few weeks, June First, to be exact, The Law of Moses will be displayed at the 2017 BookExpo New Title Showcase, in New York City. Truthfully, I don’t know how to prepare myself for this. I have been told it is the largest book fair in North...

Professional Book Reviews

Recently, I received a book review for my book, The Law of Moses.  The review was from a book review blog named the Hungry Monster and it is run by a man named Thomas Anderson.  I’ve never met Thomas, most likely, never will.  If we were to meet, it...

Francis, Charles and Jane

In 1786, a twelve year old boy named Francis entered the Royal Navy Academy in Portsmouth, England.  He was called “Fly” by his family and his intellect and hard work soon impressed the staff of the Academy.  As many as 97% of the boys who entered the school were...

My Dad, Happy Father’s Day

My father taught me to take responsibility, take the initiative, and be accountable.  He also taught me to pay attention, form my own opinions and be willing to defend them against all comers.  Maybe that is why my father and I disagreed on all most everything by the time...

Write Drunk, Edit Sober – Ernest Hemingway

Write drunk, edit sober, a quote ascribed to Ernest Hemingway. Of course Hemingway said it.  Anyone who knows anything about Hemingway knows he was a drunk, a drinker, a consumer of great quantities of intoxicants.  He had to have said that.  But, what if he said it and he...

I’ve Done It!

I’ve done it. Let me rephrase that, I’VE DONE IT!!! I have written my first full length, honest to goodness, let me beat my chest, novel. Yes I have, I have used 84,000 words and just this morning finished my first full length book. In case it has not...