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Please know how thankful we are to all of our family and friends for the love and support you have poured out.  Private yachts taking time, effort, and expense to search, islands governments, our own US Coast Guard, and our friends and family.   123 more words


Where's Emily?


My beautiful, wonderful, adventure-loving daughter Emily Klein is on a sailboat that had not checked in for several days.  Please realize this does NOT mean something horrible has happened to Em.   1,000 more words


Choosing relevant detail: writing, specificity, & Dan-Brown-isms

In our last video we discussed using specific details to make a story convincing. But specific details are not just there to make the story a bit more believable; they’re also the primary means through which the story, and all its emotion, is conveyed. 766 more words

Creative Writing

A rose is still a rose - some inspiration for authors

Unless you are already an established and well-known author, like Dan Brown, John Grisham or even J.K. Rowling of Harry Potter fame, the road to becoming a known author with best sellers under your belt can seem daunting. 331 more words

Thriller Novels

Twilight Visitor - the International Political Thriller is moving up Amazon sales rankings

Amazon Kindle offers around one million eBooks to readers globally. Twilight Visitor, in its short time since publication in September 2014, shot up to the top 7000 ranking of international sellers recently. 165 more words

Fiction Novel

Sunday Book Recommendation 2/22

Inferno by Dan Brown

It’s inevitable that one of my recommendations is going to be a Dan Brown book. Like all of his Robert Langdon books, this one is a bit formulaic (if you’ve read any of Brown’s books you’ll know what I mean). 141 more words


Angels and Demons – Rome – 5

The action in Angels and Demons then moves to Piazza Barberini, with its famous Triton Fountain by Bernini. The novel places the church of Santa Maria della Vittoria in this square, but it is actually several blocks away. 29 more words