Apple and My Writing Life

The noted German pastor and theologian Helmut Thielicke once told his students, "Sell all [the books] that you have … and buy Spurgeon." Great advice! Certain things are essential to my writing life. My Apple products, are chief among them.   You, there! Want to be a writer? Sell all you have ... and buy…

Influential III

Another blast from my musical past. Continuing this series on the most influential albums I listened to growing up (in no particular order), here's ... Post three of ten: Goodbye Yellow Brick Road by Elton John It's always best to start at the beginning – and all you do is follow the Yellow Brick Road.…

The Literary Life

A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one. — George R. R. Martin