Outhouses and Soil Men: Toilets in NYC 100 years ago #history

As much fun as it is to settle in with an historical novel and picture how life was then, I can’t help but think of a very human necessity. The toilet. The Story I am working on now starts in NYC in 1917. By then, rich people having new houses built had indoor plumbing. But … More Outhouses and Soil Men: Toilets in NYC 100 years ago #history

Fyre Fraud movie on Hulu: I recommend for Baby Boomers #FyreFraud #babyboomers

Fyre Festival was supposed to be the best Music Festival ever! People were scammed, conned and flim-flammed using the “power” of social media. What struck me was the founder, Billy MacFarland, seems to have no conscience whatsoever. But that is a symptom, not the problem. Raise a few generations without a real sense of right … More Fyre Fraud movie on Hulu: I recommend for Baby Boomers #FyreFraud #babyboomers

Dear Barnes and Noble: It’s time to think outside the “box” #books #reading #writing #BarnesAndNoble

Dear Barnes and Noble: Pardon the pun. I’ve been reading news stories about you. You’re trying to survive against Amazon. You fired yet another CEO. Let me give you a few ideas. What can a live box store give that an online store can’t? Premium Customer Service. But this can’t be achieved when you’ve just … More Dear Barnes and Noble: It’s time to think outside the “box” #books #reading #writing #BarnesAndNoble