Category Archives: Books

A lasting image

[Yet another brief post to accommodate the craziness in my life this week: getting a book released and hosting the annual trivia fundraiser.] I recently read a very good book by a very good writer, “Vanishing Grace” by Philip Yancey. … Continue reading

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Partnership

I’ve been reading a book (actually, two books) by one of my heroes, Dr. Paul Farmer. Besides being co-founder of and active participant in an organization that is changing the world for the better, a teacher at Harvard Medical School, … Continue reading

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Hurricane Matthew fundraising

This is a one-off emergency post to announce the following: From 10/31/16 until 12/31/16, I will donate 50% of all gross sales (not just profits) of “A Slippery Land” to a reputable organization doing Hurricane Matthew relief efforts. (I can’t … Continue reading

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“A Slippery Land”

It’s finally done. My first book, a novel about Haiti, is available for sale in paperback or Kindle edition. Here’s the cover: For the sake of completeness, here’s the back cover: I’ve been working on this book in one form … Continue reading

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Thanx #17

What more appropriate time to post a new “thanx” article than Thanksgiving week? For regular readers, you know I do this from time to time to remind myself of all I have to be thankful for. I am not thankful … Continue reading

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Thanx #15 (Thanksgiving 2014 Edition)

Back in the day, I would occasionally write a post with a list of twenty or so items for which I was thankful. The genesis of, and a bit of background on, this idea can be found in one of … Continue reading

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Thanx #14

As I approach my 250th post – planned for 6/14 – and starting a new blog – planned for 6/17, which also marks the fourth (!) anniversary of my very first post for Limping in the Light – I’m moved … Continue reading

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