There’s Nothing Like The Feeling of Publishing a Doomsday Pandemic Book Before There is an Actual Pandemic

Not that I like to toot my own writing horn, but back in 2018 I wrote and published a novel about the results of a pandemic. The title is Eden and it's all about how a smallpox variant is used to cure over population, and then gets used to keep the population in check. Must like [...]

I’ve Been Away…

It's been a while. Literally months (and months). I have an excuse though. My father died back in September 2019. He'd been ill since Christmas 2018. The doctor said it would be his last Christmas, and it turned out that the doctor was right. Now, before anyone posts comments such as, "Oh, I'm sorry for [...]

Twitter Tweedle Dee

The Writing Group suggested that Twitter was a good thing. I avoided it for thirteen years, which seemed sensible considering the occasional news items I'd read online. (Re: Twitter is a cesspool of horribleness. People suck. Avoid at all costs.) In addition to the dire warnings about humanity's behavior and what happens when we're allowed [...]