Category Archives: Elegance

Social Media Part Three: The Final Chapter, Weapons of Mass Distraction

First of all, this has been wearing on me. Former facebook exec says, you are being programmed. Here’s that article. I took a couple of days off. I didn’t avoid social media completely, but I tried to. I posted a couple of links to my writing, to my books on Amazon. After a while I remembered this meme, “Weapons of

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Being an Independent Author: How Much Work Is Involved in Making a Book?

How much work is involved in making a book, bringing a book to market, yourself? I’d say that depends on the author. First you’ve got to write the thing and come up with, or out of it with, a final draft. I write it. I edit it. I format it. That is all me. I proofread it, again, and again,

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Dear Lover.

Why should we pretend we are not devastated? These lives, these loves, the lovers into friends, and friends, into lovers? Why should we pretend our passions do not drive us to distraction? Because these pretensions are the foundations of the world. What is the world, that we cannot take it, and have it and keep it? What is the world

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Unlimited

Unlimited You know what a woman wants? A badass son of a bitch who can make the trip and still treat her like the most precious being on the planet. A man who’s really a gentleman, even if sometimes she doesn’t act like much of a lady. She wants a proper rescue. She wants gallantry and chivalry and decency, chemistry

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