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Sunday, October 26th, 2008

I voted today.  (Early voting = happy voters)
Have you?

New Dark Voices

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

New Dark Voices, the Delirium book with three novellas (including Michael Oliveri and Gene O’Neill, as well as my novella, Beneath Midnight, the first Midnight story) was originally released many years ago as a limited edition and is long out of print.  But demand has grown.  And Delirium is now offering a trade paperback version.  […]

Searching for a Book

Sunday, October 19th, 2008

I have a fairly large pile of books I haven’t yet read.  Most are gathered together on a shelf, hanging out, laughing, ribbing each other, hoping to be the next pulled out.
Some have been there a long time.  Veterans, you might say.
Some have been waiting to be read for so long, they never made it […]

The Roll Top Desk in the Attic

Thursday, October 2nd, 2008

My godmother, who happens to be my mother’s cousin, lives in Chelsea, in New York City, in an apartment that’s rather like a square.  Through the front door, there’s a bathroom immediately to the left, and a hall that leads to the end.  On the right, there’s a kitchen.  Beyond that (the end of the […]

How to Survive in Life

Thursday, October 2nd, 2008

You do what you must.

The Princess Bride or the Prince of Darkness

Thursday, October 2nd, 2008

Ages past, on some northeastern island, before I traveled any of the world beyond the shores of New Jersey and Connecticut, a group of friends decided it was movie night.  And the movie decided upon was The Prince of Darkness.  I don’t remember the year (google it, if you’re curious), but I do remember being […]