Punch-Car Blue

Punch-Car Blue   it’s been a long time since I was a child.  Back then, we used to play a pretty brutal back-seat road trip game called Punch-Car Blue.  If someone saw a Volkswagen Beetle, they would try to be the first to shout: “Punch-Car Blue!” or green, or red, etc.  You would then be…



Typos I remember being a child in school, and seeing a typo in a book or an advertisement was a huge find that gave a person a sense of pride.  Today, it’s a routine occupation as a person reads, or simply goes through a typical day.  Pick any random day and count the number of…


I Apologize

I Apologize To everyone who follows this website, I need to apologize to you.  Someone, somewhere, attached a couple of new pages to the site that lead to a website called torture.net, or something like that.  I followed one of the links and it definitely goes to a horrid place.  If you are on this…


7 Weeks

7 Weeks I’m leaving in 7 weeks for an extended road trip.  But I’m still writing my next book.  Should I commit to finishing my book before I leave, and just work on blogging while I’m on the road?  Or should I forget this arbitrary deadline and just work when the mood strikes? It would…


Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Baltimore, Maryland, USA Many of  you who follow this blog are from countries far from the United States.  You many not know that one of our more famous cities, Baltimore, Maryland, is out of control with rioting, property destruction, and assaulting the police, who are unable to manage the crowds, there are so many people…


FREE ebook Triptych ends Monday

Free ebook TRIPTYCH ends Monday

My ebook Triptych is currently free for the downloading until Monday.  If you do pick up a copy, drop me a line and let me know.

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Free TRIPTYCH ebook Fri-Mon

Free TRIPTYCH ebook Fri-Mon My ebook Triptych will be free for the downloading starting tomorrow, Friday, through Monday.  I’m not sure about all the countries represented on this website, so I hope it’s available to everyone.  If you do pick up a copy, drop me a line and let me know. Amazon U.S. link: http://www.amazon.com/Triptych-Mechanical-Romance-Java-Davis-ebook/dp/B004Y5IACC/ref=pd_rhf_gw_p_img_1…


Unintended Consequences

Unintended Consequences I hate to admit this publicly, but I’ve lost 40 pounds in the past year.  This weight loss has had unintended consequences, the  most important of which happened yesterday. Having lost two ring sizes, I could no longer wear my wedding band, a ring I’ve worn every day for the past 18 years.…