Category Archives: books


For my 200th blog with WordPress, I’m posting a sample chapter of my novella BUDDIES.  This novella will be featured in my upcoming book of legal fiction A LAWYER’S CASEBOOK. XII Jason Crofts was considered a petty criminal.  He’d been … Continue reading

Posted in books, law and politics | Tagged | Leave a comment


Recently I wrote a short story involving Ernest Hemingway’s story “Soldier Home”. In my story a person rereads Hemingway’s tale on the eve of America’s second Iraq invasion. He reads of the losses a World War I veteran has experienced, … Continue reading

Posted in books, News and politics | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment


Death is her shadow, Hunger her trainer, Love her motive. War is her region’s past and fam’ly’s future. She strives, and still loses most ev’ryone.   So you with Plenty’s keys in your hands so soon, how do you see … Continue reading

Posted in books, Children, Entertainment, film, Parenting, Uncategorized | Leave a comment


Recently my short story “Escape” was published by Stone Canoe.  It is now available at stone canoe 6 online through  I’ve been writing short stories for a long time, but never made much effort until recently to get any … Continue reading

Posted in books, Entertainment, Theatre | 1 Comment


Recently the Canadian theatre and film producer Garth Drabinsky lost the final appeals on his fraud conviction.  The start of Drabinsky’s five-year prison sentence seemed a distant anticlimax to the fall of his Livent company over a decade ago. But outside … Continue reading

Posted in books, Entertainment, Musical Theatre, Theatre | Leave a comment