Slavery

I know it’s totally unlike me, but I am going to discuss a controversial topic. Slavery……….. specifically financial slavery. You see, there are some among us who think we in the western world have been conned. We were brought up with an idea, a blueprint if you will of what is expected of us (I am basing this on the …

But what can ONE person do?

You see that the country is collapsing into a fetid pit of paper pushing, over regulation and newspeak, and yet you do nothing. After all what on earth can you do? You are but one man/woman. Someone forgot to tell Rosa Parks that. You sit at home, watching your TV and mumble softly into your Shiraz because there is nothing …

The Walking Dead

I have a love hate relationship with this program and the lack of the word zombies.  The acting is great and all, but most of it is filled with mind numbing tedium that invariably ends up getting fast forwarded…interspersed with quick fire action.  Not unlike how living in such a world would actually be. But that’s just my opinion.  Really …

Do you have a big enough WHY?

“I don’t have to tell you things are bad. Everybody knows things are bad. It’s a depression. Everybody’s out of work or scared of losing their job. The dollar buys a nickel’s worth, banks are going bust, shopkeepers keep a gun under the counter. Punks are running wild in the street and there’s nobody anywhere who seems to know what …

Truth

Many people I know seem to live lives that are defined for them by somebody else. The marketing gurus say you have to dress a certain way, drive a certain car, buy a certain style of kitchen. You have to have a large vase in your hallway with dry sticks in it and you just must keep up to date …

Why I write books

There is probably a very good reason why most of my books are about the end of the world… I’m just not sure I’ve figured out what that is yet. It does resonate with me on some level, the perils that the average person would face if the shit were to hit the fan.  Because most people aren’t ready for …