ChatGPT and Me

I developed a fondness for ChatGPT. Until the day it lied to me. Artificial Intelligence is…

Every Breath

Nicholas Sparks returns to his native North Carolina to spin an intriguing beach romance. He teases…

Little Red Riding Hood as Told by Jane Austen

I’ve been experimenting with ChatGPT. I just asked it to write Little Red Riding Hood in…

It Ends with US

I plan to release a romance novel soon. So, I felt I must delve into the…

Carnival !

I’m considering writing a prequel to the Nicholas Foxe Adventures. It would take place in Brazil…

Desperation in Death

Desperation in Death is my first J.D. Robb book. Admittedly, I’m a latecomer to this series.…

The Diamond Eye

One might consider a story about a Russian sniper becoming best friends with Eleanor Roosevelt and…

Sparring Partners

Sparring Partners is a collection of three novellas with the common thread of lawyers and prisons…

The Elephant Whisperer

Lawrence Anthony has a job he loves, and few others would. He’s responsible for a sprawling…

Marcia’s Dead

Marcia’s Dead has all the ingredients of a classic murder mystery, expertly written. We start with…

Lost in Time

In Lost in Time, Riddle takes us on a twisting roller coaster of time travel. Like…

American Dirt

When I first approached American Dirt, I assumed it was a story I’ve read and viewed…

Four Seasons in Rome

You have seen my blog review of Cloud Cuckoo Land by the very talented Anthony Doerr.…

Denouement

Denouement the final part of a play, movie, or narrative in which the strands of the…

The Nineteen

Jake Needham takes you to Thailand on another Jack Shepherd adventure. This time around, we get…

Cloud Cuckoo Land

One of my favorite books is All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr. So,…

The Immortality Key

When I first encountered The Immortality Key, I was skeptical. Proving that the earliest religions used…

Happy Endings?

You may have seen my book review of Nightmare Alley. Since that review, I’ve seen the…

Does Truth in Fiction Count?

Is it just me, or do the details matter when enjoying fiction? As a citizen of…

Run Rose Run

James Paterson’s collaboration with celebrities is an interesting exercise in guessing where one collaborators’ work ends…

Sooley

I was born in North Carolina and went to N.C. State, therefore basketball is my heritage.…

Nightmare Alley

A few months ago, while my wife and I prepared for a signing in our local…

The Lincoln Highway

A friend thought The Lincoln Highway at 592 pages was too long, but for me, I…

YouTube Mania

I’ve used YouTube for many years. I like making videos and sharing with my friends. At…

The Confessions of Young Nero and The Splendor Before the Dark

I became interested in the Roman emperor Nero in researching my novel The Fire Starters and…