Pre-order promotion on at Barnes and Noble! Beginning today and ending Friday! This is for B&N Members and Premium Members … Read More

In The News

Many thanks to Sheila Leavitt for sharing this story! https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/2024/01/09/olynyk-utah-jazz-lost-dog/?pwapi_token=eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJyZWFzb24iOiJnaWZ0IiwibmJmIjoxNzA1ODEzMjAwLCJpc3MiOiJzdWJzY3JpcHRpb25zIiwiZXhwIjoxNzA3MTk1NTk5LCJpYXQiOjE3MDU4MTMyMDAsImp0aSI6ImM4NmY0ZjQ0LTMwZmItNDA3OS1hNTc0LWM0Mzc0YjU2NzViNiIsInVybCI6Imh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lndhc2hpbmd0b25wb3N0LmNvbS9saWZlc3R5bGUvMjAyNC8wMS8wOS9vbHlueWstdXRhaC1qYXp6LWxvc3QtZG9nLyJ9.RMQf6FUasy3AcFJfaigSyQN8RNXFtqX8OlccaV4h7Po&fbclid=IwAR3C1s_jy5XmvVvsEzLb04wkkOtDOZnVVAuwK_OAu2BHz9PH1K-WlLtcZWw


(I believe – but am not sure – that somewhere in the roots of the word ineffable is the silent … Read More


Back to this issue of not having enough time to write all the books I could. I was reminded yesterday … Read More

Positive Reinforcement

Positive reinforcement can come from anywhere! Even – especially! – from a 9-year old. (But I doubt there will be … Read More


“I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not … Read More


Sunday is for beginnings, when we take a look at the start of a Peter Abrahams novel, including those written … Read More

The Food of Love

I happened to hear My Funny Valentine yesterday (Rodgers and Hart). Love the song, and this instrumental version by a … Read More

Thematic Material

In yesterday’s post on the Wink Martindales, McKinsey think and the quantifying of everything, including the ineffable, came up. I … Read More

Two Winks

So back to yesterday’s post on Wink Martindale. Many thanks for all the info – and corrections! – that turned … Read More