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23 January 2019

Book Review: Wilde Lake by Laura Lippman

This is Goodreads’ description of the book: “The bestselling author of the acclaimed standalones After I’m Gone, I’d Know You Anywhere, and…

16 January 2019

Book Review: The Witch Elm by Tana French

The Witch Elm asks what we become, and what we’re capable of when we no longer know who we are.”

09 January 2019

Book Review: My Sister’s Keeper by Jodi Picoult

In spite of the many difficult medical terms, the book was an easy read, and I didn’t want to miss one word of its beautifully written prose.…

02 January 2019

VIVOS update

VIVOS is my first novel, which I’m trying to get published traditionally. It compares most closely to The Handmaid’s Tale. I started writing it…

26 December 2018

Book Review: Spilled Blood by Brian Freeman

This is the description of the book I found on Goodreads: “A taut thriller about two rural Minnesota towns locked in a deadly feud—and a…

19 December 2018

41-year love affair with a book

“I can’t imagine a man really enjoying a book and reading it only once.” - C.S. Lewis I have a confession to make: I’ve been in love with…

12 December 2018

Book Review: I Let You Go by Clare Mackintosh

If you liked the movies The Girl on the Train or Gone Girl, you will like this book. I Let You Go gave me the same surreal, unbalanced feeling that…

27 October 2015

Beautifully Said:  Quotes that Fit my Novel, Vivos

As I’ve been working on my novel for about 2 years now, I find that certain quotes or songs resonate with me because they remind me of my story.…