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Archive for May, 2013

Good Month for Writers

Seems May is a good month to be born in if you want to be a famous writer.  After all, it’s the one that gave us Dashiell Hammett, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Ian Fleming, Richard Adams, Joseph Heller, Edward Lear,  and L. Frank Baum, just to name a few.  Not a bad “crop,” eh?

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Always Looking for a New Favorite

Over the years, I’ve read thousands of books and there’s been one constant throughout:  just as I think I’ve found my very favorite book of all time, if I just wait a while, I’ll run into a new author and title that will take the previous winner’s place.  It’s lead to a life of hunting […]

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