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Update on my #WIP and #Research

I have been a Bad Writer of late, and an even worse blogger. Life is hectic, it happens. Two weeks ago, I was unable to spend my days off writing because I fucked up my back, and the only way … Continue reading

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May is never an easy month for me. I’m superstitious anyway, but these 31 days, I become even more so, and it’s been that way since I was 15. For a lot of minor reasons, and two big ones, I … Continue reading

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A Review of The Assassin’s Accomplice by Kate Clifford Larson

I’m a history nerd. I enjoy reading about historical events of all varieties. I’ve read biographies of various historical figures from Hendrick Hamel to “Miura Anjin” William Adams, from Joan of Arc to Elizabeth I, from Adolf Hitler to King … Continue reading

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Ten Novels Everyone Should Read Once

Boy’s Life by Robert McCammon IT by Stephen King ‘A’ is for Alibi by Sue Grafton The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie Roots by Alex Hailey … Continue reading

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Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf: A Review

I don’t fucking get it, man. I mean, I get it. I can tell you what the story is, but I just do not see the appeal. Perhaps Virginia Woolf is above my taste. I appreciate the way Woolf takes an … Continue reading

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The Listener by Robert McCammon: A Review

There aren’t many authors I will buy, and read, sight unseen. Robert McCammon is one of the very few, so when it’s announced he’s publishing a new book, of course I’m interested. But being broke, I can only afford so … Continue reading

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Book Update

Yeah, I know I said I would be back next week with a review of The Listener by Robert McCammon, but this website isn’t named “The Ramblings of a Mad Man” for no reason, so… Last year, I wrote about … Continue reading

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