Eden will be available as a giveaway on Goodreads starting 5 November 2018 and ending on 18 November 2018. There are 100 Kindle editions available. Unfortunately, due to restrictions put in place by Goodreads, this giveaway is only open to US residents. You can view the giveaway here: https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/286223

I saw The Shining when it was first released all those decades ago. The responses by critics were mixed and I remember thinking that Jack Nicholson’s and Shelley Duvall’s performances were extreme. Especially Shelley Duvall. Wendy seemed like a meek housewife who did nothing but cry and run around screaming. Stephen King said exactly the …

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I haven’t posted for months. This was because during my enthusiastic push to finish some outstanding home maintenance, I wrecked the tendon in my left thumb. Well, perhaps not wrecked. I mean it was still there. It’s just that it would no longer bend without making a horrible clicking sound, and as time wore on …

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Ian McEwan helps his kid with an essay for English A-Levels, gets a C+ because the teacher disagrees with the author’s own thoughts about author’s own book. 🤣🤣🤣 Ian McEwan admits to only earning C-grade after helping son with essay on one of his books In other news: literary books sales are down because…  literary.