Monthly Archives: April 2012

Mindbenders is #1 in England!

I love the Avengers, Le Carre, the Beatles and English food (okay, well maybe I don’t go that far…). But today I love Britannia, because ‘Mindbenders’ is the Number One Fantasy/Paranormal Kindle Book on Amazon.UK! Many thanks, chaps! Get on … Continue reading

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Mindbenders is Free – Again!

    ‘Mindbenders’ the ebook will be free on Amazon for the next two days, April 21 and 22. So if you have not read this bizarro novel about mindreader spies and their place in the New World Order, this … Continue reading

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Confession

I wrote about Levon Helm the other day and then realized I’d left out part of the story – my personal connection: the thing I stole from him. I saw the Band at Woodstock (supposedly they were disappointed with their performance … Continue reading

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Levon

Levon Helm. If you don’t know the name, go to YouTube and listen to  ’The Weight’, ‘The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down’, ‘Up on Cripple Creek’ and ‘The River Hymn’. That’s just prime-era Band songs. He won Grammy’s for … Continue reading

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More on Amazon

Once again, Jenny Milchman asked some good questions and made me think hard. So I’m publishing her email and my (much windier) reply here because I don’t want them just getting buried in Comments. The most intelligent summation I’ve read … Continue reading

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Sympathy for Amazon

The Justice Department settled lawsuits yesterday with five of the Big Six book publishers (everybody but Random House, who were not part of the original suit) over allegations that they tried to fix the price of ebooks a few years … Continue reading

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It’s the Setup, Not the Punch Line

Vaudevillians had an article of faith: It’s the Setup, not the Punch Line. Which was a way of remembering that the punch line is just a match, a spark; meaningless without tinder and kindling laid out carefully underneath, ready to … Continue reading

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Year One: Summing Up

The great thing about the Internet is all the information it makes readily available. The bad thing is…well, the same thing. This blog went live on April 1, 2011. My most sincere thanks to all of you who have come … Continue reading

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