“I feel there is a curse on rock stars.” ~ Marc Bolan, b. 30 September 1947
“I’m not this dark, twisted person. Yes, I have my demons and this is my way of exorcising them.
My police procedural AL-QUEBECA, in which a female Montreal homicide detective investigates a hit-and-run and discovers a terrorist cell, has received 30 Amazon reviews averaging 4.5 stars. The top 10:
“A police procedural with such atmospheric detail I was reminded of Inspector Renko of Martin Cruz Smith fame.”
“Fascinating novel with just the right amounts of procedural, mystery and suspense!…
Read reviews for Scorpio Rising (#1), buy it or Felonious Monk (#2) at:
Margaret Atwood hasn’t spoken to me in 40 years (for that story, see here) but I haven’t held it against her. I’ve continued reading her books, like any Canadian bibliophile who hopes that someday she’ll receive a Nobel in recognition for her impressive body of work. Until then, let me add this positive review for one of her non-fiction books.
Moving Targetsis a broad-ranging compilation of book…
“I feel like a wet seed wild in the hot blind earth.” ~ William Faulkner, b. 25 Sept 1897
“It’s a sad man who’s livin’ in his own skin and can’t stand the company.” ~ Bruce Springsteen, b.