As an admitted introvert, I sometimes struggle to express my feelings in actual words. There are feelings and there are feelings, which sometimes defy explanation. I’ve been having such an experience the past few days, and this is my attempt to record, in written form, what I struggle to express verbally. I did try to […]Read more "Words from the Past (and trying to explain their impact)"
This was my 51st year walking the Earth. I know, this makes me sound a little like the David Carradine character on that show Kung Fu. I assure you that I am neither a martial artist nor an autoerotic asphyxiation devotee. But, during this past year, I did read Isaac Asimov’s original Foundation trilogy for […]Read more "Asimov’s Foundation Series Revisited"
I’m going to put it all on the line here. David Gemmell is the greatest writer of heroic fantasy who ever lived. This is a bold statement, I know. And, I’m not taking anything away from Tolkien or Howard or Salvatore or Jordan, or whomever you think is the best. They are all good. But, […]Read more "David Gemmell, the Late, Great Master of Heroic Fantasy"