How’s This for a Stamp of Approval!

How’s This for a Stamp of Approval!

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Sometimes my life in the world of the law overlaps nicely with my life in the ...

A Thanksgiving Meditation From Nearly Two Millennia Ago

A Thanksgiving Meditation From Nearly Two Millennia Ago

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On this Thanksgiving holiday, as we each pause to give thanks, I turn to a wise ...

The Dead Hand and the Jewish Book Festival — 1:30 pm on Monday, November 14

The Dead Hand and the Jewish Book Festival — 1:30 pm on Monday, November 14

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Should be a fun afternoon at the St. Louis Jewish Book festival on Monday, November 14. ...

An Evening with Scott Turow–November 6th at 7:30 PM

An Evening with Scott Turow–November 6th at 7:30 PM

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I have been a fan of Scott Turow and his writings ever since publication of his ...

A Delightful Evening with Two Great Guys Who Happen to Be Terrific Writers

A Delightful Evening with Two Great Guys Who Happen to Be Terrific Writers

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Writing a novel is, by definition, a lonely avocation. It's just you and your computer--or just ...

Fun Book Event at the St. Louis County Library–October 10th

Fun Book Event at the St. Louis County Library–October 10th

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I am looking forward to this Monday night, October 10th--and not just because the 2nd Presidential ...

Groucho Marx versus Warner Bros. — A Social Media Smackdown

Groucho Marx versus Warner Bros. — A Social Media Smackdown

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While I am often described as "a lawyer by day and an author at night," those ...

God or Huck Finn: Who Should Tell Your Story?

God or Huck Finn: Who Should Tell Your Story?

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An online discussion among several of my fellow Poisoned Pen Press authors got me thinking about ...

Meet Me in St. Louis: Toasted Ravioli, Hoosiers, and High School

Meet Me in St. Louis: Toasted Ravioli, Hoosiers, and High School

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If asked to name the key elements of their favorite novel, most readers would place at ...

The Law of Zombies (Crimespree Magazine)

The Law of Zombies (Crimespree Magazine)

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(from Crimespree Magazine) As news of the upcoming publication of my next novel, The Dead Hand, ...