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sherrie-theriault's picture
Mar.07.2014
March 7     MUD PIES   Mud pies and retro-childhood are for the hurt ones, small and angry inside me.  They require care and special attention, but I can’t stop with them.  Saving the children to starve the adolescents is a sad fate, and abandoning adults after bringing...
steven-belanger's picture
Apr.20.2013
Photo: Boston's finest rushing to help an injured runner.  This will be SI's cover.  From mashable.com. My thoughts, such as they are, on this week's marathon massacre and the FBI's and Watertown PD's amazing capture of Suspect #2.  There'll be another post soon that chronicles my...
charles-redner's picture
Dec.05.2012
Before finishing a novel concerning terrorists travelling through Mexico to cause mayhem in America, I explored a route that they might take. Here’s the excursion:    We depart Tucson in a van at dawn—six tourists plus our Spanish-speaking, Norte Americano driver-guide and me, the...
steven-robert-travers's picture
Oct.24.2012
1. How the world sees us.   A Harvard professor named George Santa Anna once said “those who do not remember the past are condemned to re-live it.” Santa Anna's words were wise. I would add a caveat. It is not just about remembering the past, but also learning the truth about the past. Let me...
brandon-swarrow's picture
Oct.03.2012
Fear - An Anthology of Horror and Terror has been released!  (with all proceeds going to two charities) http://www.amazon.com/FEAR-Modern-Anthology-Horror-Terror/dp/1908910399/ref=tmm_pap_title_0 It's scary, suspenseful, creepy, nightmare inducing, Halloween Perfection. Thank you Crooked Cat...
james-whyle's picture
Sep.04.2012
  " You give full credit to Cormac McCarthy for inspiring your harrowing novel, The Book of War. What made you decide to pay tribute to him in this novel, and how did the marriage of your “kid’s” journey coincide with the Eastern Cape Frontier Wars? What made you choose this era in particular...
james-whyle's picture
Aug.24.2012
The Book of War is now available in the US via AfricanLookBook "A BRILLIANT, unforgettable debut. Steeped in carnage..."   Andrew Donaldson in The Times: "... one is thrown, like them, into the heart of the action, in a state of dread and fascination induced by the dire events, the ­...
brandon-swarrow's picture
Aug.21.2012
FEAR will be released on October 3, 2012.  100% of royalties will go to two charities. I am proud and honored to be with such an elite group of authors. With Forewords from International best selling authors Peter James and Sherri Browning Erwin. Look for my short story, "...
dale-estey's picture
Sep.11.2011
I was no where near New York on 9/11, even had I been the most energetic of crows. Through Google I find I was 815 kilometres or 506 miles away. Closer than most parts of the world but - really - not close. I was (no surprise here) on the computer, doing the may things I do on the computer, which...
james-jones's picture
May.25.2011
I grew up in a Navy town; my father was a veteran of World War Two, a Marine.  Most of his friends were veterans; my friends' fathers were veterans.  They'd served in different theaters, different branches of the armed forces, different capacities. But they all had one thing in common: They didn't...