Posts by T.L Mumley

Silicon Valley and Spies

I loved working in Silicon Valley. It’s deep in my heart, the best years of my professional career. Yet, I also recognize with a soul-crushing acceptance, the uncanny relationship between a lucrative position I held, Senior Competitive Marketing Analyst to a spy agency. A spy agency of which, to this day, seed funds many technology…

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Picasso and my Plot

What to my novels have in common with Pablo Picasso? Read the sequel to Masks of Morality to find out! I like to think of the sequel, Monster Behind the Masks, as the “rickety bridge” to the grand finale of this planned trilogy. The plot drills down to the dark money in politics: but I…

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Gun Violence linked to America’s Wars

Isn’t this what I’ve been saying all along? Of special note cited within this piece: “American students have much in common with victims of drone warfare.” 18+ years of nonstop wars for profit are taking a toll on American youth. Until we take guns and war OUT of our central economic impetus, it will not…

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Monster Behind the Masks (MASKS Series Book 2)

The plot thickens in the sequel Monster Behind the Masks, which drills down to the dark money in politics and how it affects every facet of everyday American society. An innocent man accused of being a terrorist in NYC. Another dead dove found with a symbolic message in blood of how we go after the forever…

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The MASKS Series

Has America normalized violence as a way of life? MASKS OF MORALITY is a contemporary rollercoaster about a woman who goes from a high-tech marketing executive to becoming obsessed with changing the world after becoming a mother. It’s a story of moral conscience and using positive energy in every choice we make. A message to look…

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Why I Write: A Glimpse into My Life

“Scratch a writer and you’ll find a walker.”~ Tegan Bennett I have a confession to make. Sometimes, when I write, I cry. Not out of sadness but a deep passion. I have this strong desire to make a difference and a belief that words can change the world. During my book signing at Barnes &…

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Key Chains as a Keepsake!

I ordered these adorable key chains through Etsy, Dawn Judd Creations. As you can see, they feature tiny replicas of my book cover designs with charms reflecting my Masks Series Theme. They are for my upcoming book signing (Barnes & Noble El Cerrito from 4 pm to 6 pm) I LOVE them! I only ordered…

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Barnes & Noble Booksigning!

May 11, 2019 4 pm to 6 pm6050 El Cerrito PlazaEl Cerrito, CA 94530 Remember back in 2017 when I blogged about the amazing book signing party a good friend of mine hosted at her house? It was just after the release of my debut novel, Masks of Morality. More of a casual book launch…

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Reality TV Masquerades as American Politics

The Money Monster … … Is foremost the corporate media. Big brother does not watch us by his choice. We watch him by ours … “When a population becomes distracted by trivia, when cultural life is redefined as a perpetual round of entertainments, when serious public conversation becomes a form of baby-talk, when, in short, a…

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US Foreign Policy: Another Inconvenient Truth?

The political discord between sustaining practices contributing to global warming as well as sustaining meaninglessly over-bloated military spending hold an uncanny resemblance. Several false axioms have percolated through American culture for decades upon decades, becoming second nature to many of us. Our nation has been in the grip of a set of ideas that may…

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