Category Archives: books

WAR STORIES

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

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KATNISS

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

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SHORT STORIES AND PLAYWRITING

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

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THE HAMMERSTEINS: A REVIEW

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

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