August 9th, 2017

Yet Another Cover

Well, not everyone likes my last effort at a cover for Fifty-Third and Dorchester. So I went back to the drawing board, that’s Gimp for me, and put some more work into a new version. My critics’ point was that the current version is not dark enough. It does not shout “dark mystery.” I added […]

August 5th, 2017

Genres, Conflict, and Cartesian Spaces

I have been thinking hard about what I like about the books I like because, lately, I have found myself reading a lot of current books I don’t particularly care for and I wonder what is happening.

I published Fifty-Third and Dorchester earlier this year. I have been immersing myself in writing and the meta-world […]

December 28th, 2009

Jack London: The People of the Abyss

The People of the Abyss is another non-fiction piece by Jack London that I enjoyed so much, I decided to post it in the Vine Maple Studio.

Winter sunshine

Jack London was fascinating and more influential than most people realize. I am not a Jack London fan by choice. In the seventies, I went […]