Benchmark

“Hope springs eternal” they say, so with that said (though I’m a bit disappointed my book isn’t ready to launch as I had hoped on my birthday), I’m hopeful my editor (poor woman deserves a medal for her patience)–some 100,000+ red notes later along the margins of my 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and now, hopefully, my [...]

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    Happy Holidays!

    Hi there! Where did this year go?! Oh, my! another holiday season is already upon us. As 2013 winds down, and hands the baton off to a fresh New Year ahead, like to wish all who may pass this way Happy Holidays! Every life on this blue and green planet has value, so please pause [...]

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      Reflections

      What is it about Fall that makes it such a special time of the year? It’s my favorite of the four seasons. Spring is a close second, with Winter and Summer trailing far behind, because if I had my way I’d leap frog them both, and settle for a year round Tug-of-War between Fall & [...]

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        Writing notes…

        Hello! I’m Al (short for Alan). Welcome to my place on the world wide web. Am maintaining this site as a personal writing journal, attempting to write a full-length novel about a political thriller set in Washington, D.C., with a healthy dose of mystery, suspense and romance thrown in for good measure. An excerpt can [...]

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