Keep Her Close by Therme, Erik Psychological Suspense ©2018 Bookouture Original Paperback $10.99 (USD) 230 Pages ISBN-13: 978-1-78681-9 In your experience, how many times have you acted on impulse against your better judgment? You probably don’t have an answer to that, and if you did you wouldn’t say. An even more uncomfortable question might be, How many times have you acted on impulse because of an intense emotional void? I want to be careful not to share too much, but Erik Therme has written a modern classic suspense novel that explores the ways we — any of us — react when … Continue reading Keep Her Close by Erik Therme (Book Review)
UPON RETURNING TO THE ORDER COUNTER AT MCDONALD’S, AFTER EATING: ME: MY COMPLIMENTS TO THE CHEF! MCDONALD’S CASHIER: *TAKING TWO STEPS BACK* LADY, I DON’T WANT ANY TROUBLE. Continue reading My Ironic Humor Wasn’t Appreciated
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Update: After this blog piece was posted, George Michael’s cause of death was identified as natural causes. The Joan Rivers video which was originally posted on this page is no longer available. However, a separate video of the same interview has replaced it. Since George Michael’s passing on Christmas Day, there has been a combination of public appreciation of his work and morbid speculation over his cause of death. The topic of suicide has been discussed repeatedly, but at this time no postmortem report has been made public. Although suicide isn’t unusual in the general population,… Continue reading White Light and a Parkinson Interview
MOST OF THE EVIL OF THE WORLD COMES NOT OUT OF EVIL MOTIVES, BUT SOMEBODY SAYING, “GET WITH THE PROGRAM, BE A TEAM PLAYER.” THIS IS WHAT WE SAW AT ENRON, THIS IS WHAT WE SAW IN THE NIXON ADMINISTRATION WITH THEIR SCANDAL. — PHILIP ZIMBARDO Continue reading Philip Zimbardo on Mob Mentality
BULLIES MAY BE THE PERPETRATORS OF EVIL, BUT IT IS THE EVIL OF PASSIVITY OF ALL THOSE WHO KNOW WHAT IS HAPPENING AND NEVER INTERVENE THAT PERPETUATES SUCH ABUSE. — PHILIP ZIMBARDO Continue reading Bullies and Bystanders
HOW CAN THE PAST AND FUTURE BE, WHEN THE PAST NO LONGER IS, AND THE FUTURE IS NOT YET? AS FOR THE PRESENT, IF IT WERE ALWAYS PRESENT AND NEVER MOVED ON TO BECOME THE PAST, IT WOULD NOT BE TIME, BUT ETERNITY. — ST. AUGUSTINE OF HIPPO Continue reading Exactly What is Time?
MY IMAGINARY FRIEND CAN’T BE THE ONLY ONE GOING THROUGH AN EXISTENTIAL CRISIS RIGHT NOW. WE ARE ALL DONOVAN. Continue reading The Universal Struggle
MAN HAS PLACES IN HIS HEART WHICH DO NOT YET EXIST, AND INTO THEM ENTERS SUFFERING IN ORDER THAT THEY MAY HAVE EXISTENCE. — LÉON BLOY Continue reading When Misery Fills a Void
A couple of days ago, we received word that O.J. Simpson has opened a Twitter account, and claims to have some “getting even” to do. I’m apprehensive about posting anything on this topic because any statement can serve as publicity for this individual. Still, if you use Twitter, there’s a strong possibility that sooner or later you’ll see a post by him. Here’s an idea: Block him now. Sign in to your Twitter account, go to the page with username @TheRealOJ32 and block all posts by said user. On a computer screen, you should see three vertical dots next to … Continue reading If You’re on Twitter, Action is Needed
SCREENWRITING IS THE MOST PRIZED OF ALL THE CINEMATIC ARTS. ACTUALLY, IT ISN’T, BUT IT SHOULD BE. — HUGH LAURIE Continue reading Yes!