“Battle Stations…”

J. Murray’s just released “Twenty-Four Days” (read my review here), the second novel in the Rowe-Delamagente series, moves much of the action to sea, taking us aboard nuclear submarines and … Continue Reading →

Book Review – Twenty-Four Days by J. Murray

THEY’RE BACK   I was so pleasantly surprised and happy to be reunited with Zeke Rowe, Kalian Delamagente, Bobby James, and Otto, in J. Murray’s “Twenty-Four Days”. Prior to its … Continue Reading →

Book Review – To Hunt a Sub by J. Murray

A Fascinating Tale   J. Murray’s long anticipated thriller, To Hunt a Sub, is a satisfying read from a fresh voice in the genre, and well worth the wait. The … Continue Reading →


How do you define science fiction? For me, the answer is exemplified in the following quote:     “Take a scientific fact or theory, add a futuristic or other-worldly setting, … Continue Reading →


In a recent post, “Kill these words! 10 easy rules to enliven your writing,” I included the word ‘that’ as a weak word to be eliminated from sentences. ‘That’, used … Continue Reading →

Discover St. Vincent and the Grenadines – Carnival

Carnival is a festive and colorful celebration of St. Vincent’s rich history, diverse heritage and culture, and its proud identity. Vincy Mas, as Carnival is known locally, is a showcase … Continue Reading →