Finishing The Year With a Great Story

Reading Time: < 1 minute The year is almost done, it’s taking its last breaths, and the promises for a better and more productive year start to form in my head.  The goal is the same, the approach may differ. I only have to continue being diligent and stay focus on what I want. I’d like to say that I … Read moreFinishing The Year With a Great Story

The Prince by Machiavelli; The Art of Being an Asshole

Reading Time: 2 minutes Any man who believes himself high and mighty will cringe after reading the first pages of The Prince. I am not a follower of political science but thought it could be a great idea to go ahead and give this book a try; why not? Maybe I could learn something useful. And what did I … Read moreThe Prince by Machiavelli; The Art of Being an Asshole

Lights Out; Redemption with a Taste for Poetry

Reading Time: 2 minutes Eddie Nye, aka Nails during his time in prison, framed for a crime he didn’t commit, locked up for 15 years even though he did commit a couple of crimes while being inside, wants to just take a bath when he gets out; oh, he also wants to quit smoking. The character is credible, but … Read moreLights Out; Redemption with a Taste for Poetry

Pressure Drop; Getting Women on Board

Reading Time: 2 minutes Oh pressure, oh yeah Pressure is gonna drop on you… Or so the lyrics go. Disappointed is not the adjective I’d use when I think of Pressure Drop, the fifth novel by Peter Abrahams I’ve read thus far. Puzzled? That’s probably better. The story was well-written because, well, the man knows how to write, but … Read morePressure Drop; Getting Women on Board