Dennis Lehane’s novel Since We Fell, is a mouthful. He has tucked a lot of genres into one book, which did make it a bit tricky. Each time I began to identify, things would shift or just disappear. But the characters held you, and you did want to know what happened to them. My But, […]
Anything I read, I am in awe of the vision and time and effort and love and commitment put forth by the author and all those who work with and support that person. To critique a book is to critique a piece of art, and that is a very subjective process. What I see in […]
Primrose Street began with one short story. One short story that called for more. And characters appeared, knocking at the door and so I invited them in. They had stories to tell and soon we were interacting, discussing, crafting and shaping. The characters would wake me up at night, 2am to be exact, every night, […]
The Mountain Between Us, 7/10 I kept reading. I didn’t close the book. Those are big things for me. Even though the repetition of moments, struggles and thoughts of the characters got a little thin, the reality of the situation was palatable. I wanted to know what would happen next. I stayed curious. I was […]
Divine Intervention It was a brisk morning. A sheen of frost had spread across the windows of the van overnight. Samuel shivered and pulled his jacket around him as he huddled in the back seat, watching his dad aggressively scrape off the thin layer of ice from the windshield, as the engine moaned, trying to […]
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