Recently Read: The Life and Crimes of Hoodie Rosen

Drawing power: Does the story pull you in and make you feel as if you’re part of the world? I was drawn to this book by the premise given in the blurb (book description/summary). The basic plot is a Romeo and Juliet kind of situation where the boy is one Hoodie Rosen, an orthodox Jew, …

Trying To Find A Good Book

Lately it’s nearly impossible to find a good book. I tried A Pho Love Story because it looked kind of normal on the front and the premise seemed real enough. It did have a good solid foundation: a boy and a girl with competing restaurants across the street from each other fall in love. It …

Remember-It-All

What if we really know everything there is to know, but we have to relearn, and remember, it all? This is an idea based on the fact that we all come from somewhere and we’re all going somewhere, though we can’t see that far. We don’t know everything, do we? Any human who assumes to …

Writing Prompts

Money. “If you can guess how many ones are in my wallet, I’ll give you both of them.” Obedience. Levels of obedience: Obey out of fear; Obey to gain a reward; Obey out of love. Portal. Doors in floors. The fastest one scores. Screen-saver. Instead of a screen-saver, have a screen-Savior. An image of Jesus …