Monthly Archives: January 2012

Winter Idyll

  It snowed yesterday. Manhattan was a Stieglitz photo, drifting flakes muting the colors of the old town and rendering them pointillist and impressionistic. I awoke with Smitty, serene and beautiful, asleep next to me, Zeus her cat snoring lightly … Continue reading

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Don’t Just Strike – Win!

Yesterday was very interesting. The early headlines focused on who WASN’T totally in the protest, like anyone expected Amazon or Facebook (or Google, for that matter) to actually shut down business for the day. But I think those stories actually … Continue reading

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He Mattered

It’s Martin Luther King Day and it would be nice if we saw it as something more than just another Monday off or another sale. There are still plenty of us around who remember when he emerged and the state … Continue reading

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The Subway in the Parking Lot

They took the subway car out of Golden’s Deli today. Golden’s wasn’t Katz’s, where Smitty took me a couple of months ago. But it was a real kosher deli on Staten Island, where knishes and pastrami aren’t as automatic as … Continue reading

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‘Crafty’ Review

‘A Crafty and Devious God’ is my first book. I don’t take it seriously, I put it online basically because I can’t disown my own work. But it got a very nice review today, which reminds me not to have … Continue reading

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Man Talk

Karl works at the same chain I do. He’s a cranky mess of a smart guy, trying to figure out how to live a real life, hold his health together and  maintain a relationship with his son as the world … Continue reading

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Best of 2011!!

Mindbenders has just been chosen as one of the Best of 2011 by the Paranormal Romance Guild (which actually reviews all kinds of books). There is actually a vote going on now at their website.  I have to admit, I … Continue reading

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The Garden Behind Bars

Anybody who thought Amazon wasn’t a ‘real’ publisher – or who thought they were going to save the publishing business, bringing an indie sensibility and an openness to innovation that leaves behind the old stodgy traditional booksellers – should know … Continue reading

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‘Best Deal Ever’ – New ‘Mindbenders’ Review

New Mindbenders Review on Amazon this morning. I’m blushing! 4.0 out of 5 stars Mind Controlling Conspiracy Thriller, January 2, 2012 By Danny Norbury (NJ, USA) –  Anyone who hasn’t read about the CIA’s experiments with mind control and alternate reality should at … Continue reading

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