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Book Recommendation: The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler

I’m told you are a widower and have two young daughters, both pretty, both wild. 

Some books, you need to read.

The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler is one of those. 313 more words


March News and Welcome Back

Hello Everyone! I am back from a very long hiatus in blogging and have lots to announce over the next few weeks. I am happy to report that I have now taken on SIGIL full-time and this means there is much growth and exciting opportunities brewing in 2018. 180 more words


I promise I won't tell

Amber was thrilled. She had never been anywhere quite like the Knock, Knock club before. She was only seventeen so when the doorman stepped aside to allow her in she was exhilarated. 1,327 more words


My general point of view on people

You’ll find three main types of people in life; the sheep, the brave and the dictators.
The sheep never make decisions for themselves, they follow what others have to say, so much so that even without anyone standing for a particular order, they execute it out of fear of being rebuked. 81 more words


Unsettled: Episode 9

“Where are we going exactly?” Rory asked.

“I don’t know. I’m not leading this parade,” Ray replied.

After Detective Márquez returned to the crime scene and Jack announced they needed a safe place to talk, Kristina had offered to take them to the perfect place. 1,372 more words


A mongoose scratching at a well-fed cobra

Although Joan Crawford made many movies that have not seen, it seems that most cast her as a determined-to-rise and quick-study woman from the wrong side of the tracks. 995 more words