Trump-Putin Meet, Rube Meets Murderer

By |July 6th, 2017|

Trump-Putin Meet, Rube Meets Murderer Instagram screen capture, via NBC News on Twitter “I think it was Russia, but I think it was probably other people and/or countries,” Trump told reporters on Thursday at a news conference with Polish President Andrzej Duda in Warsaw, a day ahead of his first in-person meeting as [...]

Iran Bonds Trump-McMaster

By |July 3rd, 2017|

Iran Bonds Trump-McMaster THE BOND between people who are paranoid about Iran can be strong, which goes a long way in revealing the Trump-McMaster relationship. Secretary of Defense Mattis is focused on deconfliction after ISIS is vanquished. National security advisor H.R. McMaster is thinking more broadly. From the L.A. Times over the weekend, [...]

How Meryl Streep Led Me to Writing Arousing Psychological Thrillers

By |June 13th, 2017|

THE QUESTION from SolaFide Publishing focused on how I came up with the idea for Beltway Betrayers. I’ve been a writer, and journalist for many years, starting my journey into fiction in 2015. In fact, the switch to fiction was sparked by a screenwriting competition funded by Meryl Streep. In 2015, Streep announced “a screenwriters [...]

Trump Against the World on Climate, Kathy Griffin Under Assault

By |June 2nd, 2017|

Trump Against the World on Paris Climate Accord

Espionage Whispers Shake Trump’s White House

By |May 30th, 2017|

Espionage Whispers Shake Trump's White House THE STAFF shakeups have begun, with Trump also meeting with Corey Lewandowski and David Bossie. Staffing is the least of Trump's challenges. Looks like sucking up to Russian oligarchs is all in the family. Secret communications with the Russians was his objective... Done through Russian equipment on [...]

Rosenstein Appoints Robert Mueller as Special Counsel

By |May 17th, 2017|

Rosenstein Pressure Leads to Appointment of Robert Mueller as Special Counsel THE PRESSURE on Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was intense, and after being publicly played by President Trump, he decided to save his own reputation because he's worked his whole career to get it. The appointment of Robert Mueller should send [...]

Blog Tour Dates & Links: Romance, Writing, with Giveaways *Updated*

By |May 17th, 2017|

Two Week Blog Tour - Giveaways! Blog Tour Details & Links: On Romance, Writing, with Giveaways THE BLOG TOUR will run from May 22 - June 2. There will be #giveaways. The release price is .99 cents. Depending on the book blog, I discussed Beltway Betrayers, did Q&A answer interviews, talked about writing in different [...]

Trump Spills Classified Intel to Russia, Sinks US Credibility *Updated*

By |May 16th, 2017|

Trump Spills Classified Intel to Russia, Jeopardizing US Credibility President Trump boasted about highly classified intelligence in a meeting with the Russian foreign minister and ambassador last week, providing details that could expose the source of the information and the manner in which it was collected, a current and a former American government official [...]

‘The Arrangement’, Romance and HEA

By |May 4th, 2017|

'The Arrangement', Romance and HEA photo: Christine Evangelista and Josh Henderson; via Variety, courtesy of E! BEFORE ITS DEBUT, E!'s "The Arrangement" was marketed as a titillating fictional version of the Tom Cruise and Katy Holmes story, complete with a guru and "The Institute of the Higher Mind" model meant to mimic Scientology. [...]

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Macron Looks Strong in Le Pen Face Off May 7

By |April 24th, 2017|

Macron Looks Strong in Le Pen Face Off May 7 Map via The New York Times Macron is an overwhelming favorite to win the runoff on May 7. But we’re likely to hear two weeks of punditry that draws misleading comparisons between Le Pen, President Trump and Brexit — and that exaggerates Le [...]