Monthly Archives: December 2016

On Words: Happiness- Joy

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The facts: 2016 was actually a good year, and 2017 will be even better. As we enter a new year, there is so much negativity surrounding 2016, that people are simply waiting for the year to die. It’s as if … Continue reading

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On Words: Fake News, Opinionating Facts, Self-Deception, and the Demagoguery of Ideas

Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence. John Adams I wonder what our esteemed second President would make of the … Continue reading

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Book Review: No Lesser Plea by Robert Tanenbaum

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I had reviewed Robert Tanenbaum’s latest foray into the world of Butch Karp and Marlene Ciampi, Infamy, this past summer. As is with most of the books in this series, it can stand alone as a legal thriller. But it never … Continue reading

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On Writing: The Hero’s Sacrifice and Hope Eternal

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Note: the following post will include spoilers for the movie Rogue One. I have written before about the purpose of the hero’s journey and how it pertains to my autistic sons. The Hero’s Journey: Autism and Your Child  I incorporate into … Continue reading

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On Words: Tolerance

Part of being an author is understanding the meaning, both literally and figuratively, of words. Now what does that exactly mean? Words carry a definition that Mr. Webster and the Oxford University have carefully curated for society so that we … Continue reading

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Book Review: Into the Lion’s Den by Linda Fairstein

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You may know of Linda Fairstein from her popular and intriguing Alexander Cooper mystery series. Always interesting, and full of surprises, Fairstein keeps us on our toes when it comes to the genre of who-done-its and legal thrillers. Bringing into … Continue reading

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