Going Political

Yep, going political on the blog today. So if you think that might bug you, move along… An open letter to my pro-Trump friends (and yes, I do have several) who have said, “This isn’t a ban on all Muslims. It’s only a ban on the seven countries that pose the greatest threat.” You are partially […]

Blogging About Books

For those of you who wonder where the hell I’ve been – I’ve been asking myself the same question. Froghammer has turned out to be an interesting place to work, some of it good-interesting, some of it bad-interesting, most of it just weird-and-chaotic-but-will-make-great-stories-in-books-someday-kind-of-interesting. However, I hate catty, bitchy people, so I’ve resolved to just keep […]

Apocalypse Noir

World of Trouble by Ben H. Winters My rating: 5 of 5 stars The hapless detective, the loyal sidekick, the femme fatale, the unsolvable crime (or crimes) – all the crime noir tropes are here in Ben H. Winters’ wonderful “Last Policeman” trilogy. But the villain isn’t a goon or a crooked cop. The villain […]

Apocalypse Next Week

Holy Christmas Mania, Batman! Has it really been nearly an entire month since I blogged?!?! Why, yes, it has. I know you’ve all been clamoring for new insights from me into how to avoid zombies when the apocalypse happens next Friday, but I have to tell you — it’s probably not going to be a […]

Book Covers & the Law of Unforeseen Consequences

I try not to use the blog to self-promote, which is exactly the opposite of what you’re supposed to do with blogs. But I’m like that. Nonetheless, this blog is mostly about my new/old book, Thirty-Nine Again, which was originally released over four years ago by a small indie ebook publisher. I’m sure they did their best, […]