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Book Review: Red Rising

While I said in an earlier review that Divergent is nothing like The Hunger Games, and could not see why the two were ever compared, Red Rising is, in fact, similar. But allow me the next few paragraphs to explain. On the planet Mars, the world is split into castes, and those castes are represented […]

Movie Review: Divergent

I suppose this will be as much a book review as it is a movie review. I went with a group of friends and saw Divergent yesterday morning. The Pg-13 film was 139 minutes long. I will start my review by saying it was over in the blink of an eye and left me wanting […]

Technology Hurts the Writer

Realized something recently. Okay, not recently-recently, but recently. You follow? Back in 2002 I began writing a new novel. New for then. I was hitting my stride as a mystery novelist. My books were doing well. I averaged fifty books signings per release, was doing mad interviews. Keeping really busy. At the time, I remembered […]