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Non-Geek iPhone 8 Plus Review

June 12, 2018

First off, I am not an anti-geek. In fact, if anything I am probably sort of a geek-wanna-be but years ago I fell so far behind the learning curve of all things technological that well, frankly I just will never catch up. I’ve accepted that I will forever remain locked out of the wizardry of the newest tech-magic…… Read More ›

My Writing Season

To everything there is a season and a time to every purpose under the heaven: A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, a time to reap that which is planted; A time to kill, and a time to heal; a time to break down, and a time to… Read More ›

“Devolution: Level Up” Video Blurb

Most recent creation and addition to my video book blurbs! “Devolution: Level UP”


Thought I would add some video content to this site. I will probably create a separate video page for these or place them on the books page, that is as soon as I get this new-fangled internet thingy figured out…    


Gone with it is ski season which means for me that I am no longer gainfully employed as a ski professional, or as anything else for that matter. So it’s time to get back to my other passion, storytelling! I always have mixed feelings this time of year. On the one hand, after 100 or… Read More ›


Apologies to Game of Thrones fans, of which I am one. Alas, this post is not about my wife’s and I favorite show. Despite recently being left at the cliff, hanging as it were by the finale, this post is about something much dearer and nearer to my heart: SKIING! Having recently finished and released… Read More ›


Tuesday, September 12 is the release date for both of my upcoming novels as well as the omnibus edition. Below are the final covers and the blurbs. Want to get a free review copy? Email me at highdesertwriter@gmail.com. DEVOLUTION: LEVEL UP A post-epidemic city sealed off from humanity. A still contagious populace as dangerous as… Read More ›


I’m getting ready to release three new works. Two stand-alone novels and an omnibus edition that contains Volumes One & Two. Both volumes are a spin off of my first book “The METAVERSE: Virtual Life-Real Death.” Volume One of the “METAVERSE GAMES” is titled “DEVOLUTION: LEVEL UP” A deadly outbreak that resulted in millions of… Read More ›


In formatting for a paperback version of “THE METAVERSE: VIRTUAL LIFE-REAL DEATH,”   I decided to redo the cover. I think the new design more accurately reflects the story, a thriller that is ultimately about the chase. Any thoughts?  

Freedom To Be…

In the summer of 1776 and the fight with England already a year old the Continental Congress assembled in Philadelphia. The precursor to what became the “Declaration of Independence” was the resolution by Henry Lee of Virginia and the famous words: “Resolved: That these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and… Read More ›