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The Bible is Unique, ...and Accurate

Before beginning this weeks post, please remember that I am only giving a few points that can be used when discussing the Bible.  Literally thousands of books have been written about the bible.  683 more words

Christian

A Novel Liberation

If there had been any doubt left about my normalcy as a writer, all lingering “hmm, maybe?”s were put to a rest yesterday.

As you are well aware, I am busy finishing my first mainstream, historic romance novel… Big deal for me. 214 more words

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How Historical Accuracy Matters: Madeleine's War

Review: Madeleine’s War, by Peter Watson
Doubleday, 2015. 367 pp. $27

It’s spring 1944, and Matthew Hammond, a colonel in British intelligence, has a torrid romance with the strikingly beautiful Madeleine Dirac, a French-Canadian woman he’s training for a very dangerous assignment. 856 more words

Reviews And Columns

Review: The Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad

The Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad, Wordsworth Classics Edition, 1993 (orig. pub. 1907), 256p.

In my pursuit of completing the Classics Club Challenge I have committed to reading two novels by Joseph Conrad. 321 more words

Reviews

They Deserve Better: The Three Keys for Historical Figures in Time Walkers

Today, I let James come back and talk about being historical accurate. You’ll remember I mentioned watching a show that went for aesthetic versus being historically accurate so my hope is that we keep Time Walkers as accurate as possible. 795 more words

History

Shaking the Pillars of Heaven: Reviewing 'BioShock Infinite'

I was excited to start BioShock Infinite for a couple of reasons. One was that the graphics looked amazing in all of the screenshots I had seen, and two, I had heard a lot of very good things about the storyline from several of my friends. 1,154 more words

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4 More Ways to #DiversifyAgentCarter

Last weekend ABC announced there would be a second season of Agent Carter, and Twitter lit up like a Christmas tree. Amidst the general jubilation, the devoted internet fan base reiterated what’s been its primary criticism of the show since its inception: a lack of character diversity. 1,284 more words