Communism: A Feudal Attempt at Equality

I recently completed writing my novel about an old man accidentally starting his own country. While the book is more of a folksy tale about how fate sometimes steps in and makes your actions more than you intend them to be, I put a lot of effort into the reality of attempting to start yourContinue reading “Communism: A Feudal Attempt at Equality”

Adam Oster 2: The Quest for More Money

Seven years ago today (as of when I am writing this), I received the first rejection from a literary agent for the last book I would try sending out to agents. This wasn’t my first rejection letter, and definitely wasn’t, but it might have been the final nail in the coffin for me thinking IContinue reading “Adam Oster 2: The Quest for More Money”

Book Review: The Accusation: Forbidden Stories from Inside North Korea by Bandi

We have this adorable little independent book store in town that isn’t far from our old house that every Christmas my mother-in-law awesomely gives us gift cards for. Dotters is a well-curated little shop that does a fantastic job of highlighting books that I either forgot I wanted to read or was completely unaware ofContinue reading “Book Review: The Accusation: Forbidden Stories from Inside North Korea by Bandi”