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January 29, 2016

Talking about sex without feeling embarrassed or shameful.

Talking about sex openly and in a clean and healthy way has always been taboo. Yes, there are those who want to give the impression that […]
February 29, 2016

Mark Twain’s Idea of Love

Yesterday, Aug. 29, I went to see Val Kilmer at the Pasadena Playhouse in his role as Mark Twain and I felt he did a bad job.  […]
May 29, 2017

Nebraska Analysis Part III

David is Woody’s youngest son. He is an insecure man with no self-esteem, no self-confidence. At one point when his girlfriend leaves him, he asks pathetically […]
November 29, 2016

The Straight Man and the Transgender Woman

As I stated earlier, my new spy thriller “KissZZZzzz” explores the way for the transgender woman. It is a book full of excitement and deep feelings. […]
October 29, 2016

Hooking up is not making love.

Hooking up is not making love. I feel that it’s carrying love to the most basic level of the animal. There is no love, no feeling, […]
September 29, 2015

It’s All In A Name

I find it interesting and, perhaps, amusing that some people will claim not to read romance novels.  Yet, most books written, in a sense, are romance novels.  […]
November 29, 2017

The Romance Novel

The romance novel has always been with us, an exquisite intrusion into someone else’s love story.  Novels which come to mind are Jane Eyre, Sense and […]
July 29, 2017

An Analogy of ‘Fifty Shades of Gray’ by E. L. James

I’m not prudish.  But I do believe in a true story in a book. When I first heard about ‘Fifty Shades of Gray’ and that it […]
July 29, 2016

Love Should Not Be Painful.

I read an interesting book about a Eurasian girl living in Hong Kong shortly before the Japanese invasion. She was beautiful, an heiress to a fortune. […]