Books

My Upcoming Barnes & Noble Booksigning!

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 party, I had mentioned how relaxing it was to be in the comfort of…

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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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Moralize our Economy!

Marianne Williamson, an author with seven New York Times bestsellers and who has expressed interest in running for US President, said this about the current state of the American economy: “A person who lacks empathy or conscience is a sociopath. Similarly, a system that is essentially amoral—that does not favor empathy or conscience into its…

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Rethinking what “National Security” Means.

Watch this video by Marianne Williamson. She is spot on with respect to the overused term “national security,” and what it means. We have enabled the propaganda machine to instill irrational fear into people, to believe we need “increased military spending” to “protect national security.” When, in reality, the opposite could not be truer today.…

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The sequel, “Monster behind the Masks,” is available now as ebook!

Hello Readers! The long-awaited sequel to Masks of Morality is now published in digital format, and will soon be available in print on Amazon and store shelves. Monster behind the Masks is available for immediate sampling and sale in multiple ebook formats, readable on virtually any ebook reading device. For your convenience, here are direct…

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The World is becoming a Better Place…USA Should Follow!

“They valued Humanism: The idea that the well-being of men, women, and children is more important than the glory of the tribe, race or nation.” – Steven Pinker, Harvard Psychology Professor   The above quote was used by Harvard Professor Pinker when explaining why countries in Western Europe and other places are enjoying increased happiness, decreased violence…

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Masks of Morality is getting a Makeover!

Stay tuned for the Second Edition of Masks of Morality, to be released October 2018!  My debut novel is getting a complete editing makeover, despite being professionally edited two years ago. (Hey, even the professionals can be edited!) There are also a couple minor tweaks in the cover design. Rather than be branded as a…

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