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Gaming is More Popular Than Ever - Courtesy of the Old School Gamers (You're welcome)

It doesn’t matter if we’re talking wargaming, roleplaying games, board games, or miniatures – gaming is experiencing a boom.  Not like when the industry first emerged, but certainly more than in the previous decade.  828 more words

Gaming

Review of Lost Girls – An Unsolved American Mystery by Robert Kolker

I remember when the bodies were first found on Long Island, the numerous bodies of young women buried in the sand.  There was a serial killer or killers on the prowl and his/their dumping grounds had been discovered.  567 more words

True Crime

Doc Savage

When I was in high school a classmate, Scott English, got me to read a Doc Savage paperback and I became hooked.  The books, reprinted in the 1970’s-80’s were reprints of the pulp magazine stories from the 1930’s – yet oddly they seemed to be entertaining to me.  844 more words

Science Fiction

Imaginary Friend or Ghost?

Dear Readers of the Supernatural;

I asked another author to share something supernatural that happened in her life, sort of like how I was born on Friday the 13th, and how I celebrate each and every Friday that happens to fall on the 13th. 184 more words

An Authors Life

An Author's Lesson #5: Patience

My Dear Future Readers:

Today, I will talk about something that I personally don’t have enough of which is called Patience.

To tell you the truth, I never really had been truly patient in my life for anything for as long as I can remember. 315 more words

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Celebrate Beltane: Scottish May Day!

Beltane, the Celtic May Day, officially begins at moonrise on the eve before the 1st day of May. It marks the beginning of the third quarter or second half of the ancient Celtic year. 388 more words

An Authors Life

The real poppy lady

I was thrilled to receive an email from Heather Johnson, whose website Madame Guerin explores in detail the life and work of this remarkable Frenchwoman who, along with the American Moina Michael, ensured that the remembrance poppy has become one of the most powerful symbols of our time. 51 more words

An Author's Life