Christmas Is Upon Us.

My Christmas season covers most of the year. There are more intense periods of activity to be sure, but there’s always a suit prepared, and boots/belt shined up and ready, should the call come to visit a dying child in … Continue reading

Christmas Music Videos – December 14th.

Some of you have asked, “Good grief. Do you hunt for these all year?” Yes. All year. I start in January. So, you can see, it’s nothing but the very finest in strange Christmas music videos that I bring to … Continue reading

Personal Promotion Time.

It’s about to become my busy season writ large. Mainly because I’ve got a book coming out: Nicholas of Haiti. More details to follow, but save your shekels for a Thanksgiving release. Before that, however, I’m inviting my friends in … Continue reading

I Want My Winter. Now, Please.

In the run-up to Christmas every year, I pray for a bit of snow to set the scene. Few things in life are more miserable than schlepping around the Twin Cities in a Santa suit dodging torrential rains. Especially true … Continue reading

Vampire. Vampire. Vampire. General Quarters. General Quarters. General Quarters.

The Master Chief had taken a console in Combat just to kill the boredom. Nothing deader than Christmas Eve in the middle of the Pacific ocean. Besides, the petty officer who had been sitting the position was nodding off. A … Continue reading