Book Review of Memory Man by David Baldacci   Title: Memory Man Author: David Baldacci Genre: Mystery/Thriller     Main Characters: Amos Decker – Amos is our protagonist. He’s a physically huge man, an ex-football player and former police detective. He has hyperthymesia. The condition of having almost perfect autobiographical memory.  Captain Miller – Newly appointed captain of Decker’s old police precinc...

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Book Review of INVISIBLE by James Patterson Title: INVISIBLE Author: James Patterson Genre: Mystery/Thriller Main Characters: Emmy Dockery – FBI Researcher. Dogged and obsessive about finding bad guys. 30-ish, brunette, smart, attractive and our lead protagonist.

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Book Review of Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King     Title: Mr. Mercedes Author: Stephen King Genre: Thriller/Mystery – First Book in the Bill Hodges trilogy   Main Characters: Det. Ret. Bill Hodges: Retired police detective after 40 years on the job. He’s divorced and has one grown daughter he has contact with only occasionally. 

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Book Review of Finders Keepers by Stephen King Genre of Book: Thriller/Mystery Author: Stephen King Main Characters: Pete Saubers – teenager and son of Tom and Linda Saubers and older brother to Tina Ret. Det. Bill Hodges – retired police detective and head of his newly formed “Finders Keepers” private detective agency

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Author Of Novel That Spawned “Field Of Dreams” W.P. Kinsella Dies At 81
Writing News / September 19, 2016

W.P. Kinsella was a Canadian novelist who wrote the baseball themed book “Shoeless Joe.” Kinsella’s novel, went on to become the mega hit film “Field of Dreams” starring Kevin Costner, James Earl Jones, Susan Sarandon, Tim Robbins and Ray Liotta. OMG! I loved that movie. What a crush I had on Costner. Read More…

Book Review of MEMORY MAN by David Baldacci
Book Reviews / August 25, 2016

Book Review of Memory Man by David Baldacci   Title: Memory Man Author: David Baldacci Genre: Mystery/Thriller     Main Characters: Amos Decker – Amos is our protagonist. He’s a physically huge man, an ex-football player and former police detective. He has hyperthymesia. The condition of having almost perfect autobiographical memory.  Captain Miller – Newly appointed captain of Decker’s old poli...

Book Review of INVISIBLE by James Patterson
Book Reviews / August 16, 2016

Book Review of INVISIBLE by James Patterson Title: INVISIBLE Author: James Patterson Genre: Mystery/Thriller Main Characters: Emmy Dockery – FBI Researcher. Dogged and obsessive about finding bad guys. 30-ish, brunette, smart, attractive and our lead protagonist.

Book Review of MR. MERCEDES by Stephen King
Book Reviews / August 13, 2016

Book Review of Mr. Mercedes by Stephen King     Title: Mr. Mercedes Author: Stephen King Genre: Thriller/Mystery – First Book in the Bill Hodges trilogy   Main Characters: Det. Ret. Bill Hodges: Retired police detective after 40 years on the job. He’s divorced and has one grown daughter he has contact with only occasionally. 

Book Review of FINDERS KEEPERS by Stephen King
Book Reviews / August 5, 2016

Book Review of Finders Keepers by Stephen King Genre of Book: Thriller/Mystery Author: Stephen King Main Characters: Pete Saubers – teenager and son of Tom and Linda Saubers and older brother to Tina Ret. Det. Bill Hodges – retired police detective and head of his newly formed “Finders Keepers” private detective agency

Yield to Me
Poetry & Prompts / April 8, 2015

Yield to Me Some may say you are strong, so bold And some say that you are so cold But your heart has warmth to unfold I can feel it when you hold me I hear it when you sing to me So Yield to me now, Yield to me On the surface you seem so brave This is the way you must behave When your own heart you can not save And all you feel is doubt and fear You must know this my precious dear That Love is strong and Love is near So Yield to me ...

Why The Advice to Just Write is Just Wrong
Sample Articles & Writings / April 4, 2015

Why The Advice to Just Write is Just Wrong Since I was a teen I’d been writing regularly. I kept diaries, journals, wrote poems, songs, short stories and any piece of an idea that came to me. I literally had binders full of these types of writings. Why? Because I had been told that to become a better writer I had to… just write. The only problem was, I WASN’T becoming a better writer. I’d open up a binder and ...

The 3 Sisters of a Bad Ass Outline
Sample Articles & Writings / March 9, 2015

Check out this amazing SEO tool I use on this site! Click Here! The 3 Sisters of a Bad Ass Outline Do you often find yourself sitting at the computer creating the Next Great American Novel… just waiting for the next sentence to pop into your head? You’re not alone. For many, the act of writing is an arduous chore that saps the creative juice which motivated us to start in the first place. Well, here’s “The Sec...