Here’s an excerpt from Daddy Issues. In this bit, the main character has a gun and has the man who hurt his daughter in his sights. What’s he do? Is a violent society useful? He writes: ### “Pocketing Dad’s .38 wasn’t planned either. But I had it. I knew dad had it for years and while [...]
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January 10th, 2013 · No Comments
For the past year and a half, I was involved in a book club. The goal from the beginning was to read new fiction and discuss it. This was good for me because I rarely read new releases. Having the book club focused like this was a way to force myself to read outside of [...]
December 2nd, 2011 · No Comments
Sometime in 2008 I was doing the pre-internet equivalent of web browsing – aimlessly roaming the public library. I’d pick up books, sample a bit then move onto something else. In the ‘BIOGRAPHY’ section a slim, 130 page blue book caught my attention. It was William Goebel: The Politics of Wrath by James C. Klotter. [...]
September 28th, 2011 · No Comments
You can find links to the short story at Amazon and BN.com for the Kindle and Nook @ facebook.com/prescottcarmichaeljaunts Here’s the description Just fired and sitting in a bar, Jake Gibb gets a phone call. It’s a job offer from the mysterious investment advisor Prescott Carmichael. Jake soon learns providing ‘client service’ involves more than [...]
August 3rd, 2011 · No Comments
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I talk with 700-WLW’s Scott Sloan and Tracy Jones here about the importance of keeping your beneficiaries up-to-date. As Sloanie said, “It’s a five minute fix”.
June 20th, 2011 · No Comments
Last week I got a call every day (and twice on Thursday and Friday) from clients and friends telling me they were unemployed. That was 7 non-lazy, skilled people losing their jobs. Of course, people have called me in the past every so often and people are losing their jobs all-across the country for years [...]
April 25th, 2011 · No Comments
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April 19th, 2011 · No Comments
Standard & Poors announced that they’ve changed their outlook on U.S. debt. Does that mean anything? Listen to what I had to say about it to 700-WLW’s Doc Thompson here.