Lucid Dreaming; Vivid Writing

A Writing Tip: Have you ever had a dream, so real, that it lingered upon awakening?  I have. Often. Bizarre, seemingly unrelated imagery, words, that seem to make sense in the dream world, although, upon awakening, leaves an emotional aftertaste, without much in the way of cohesive meaning. And then, …

The Best Book Ever Written

Well, I certainly got your attention, didn’t I? You see, we are wired that way, both skeptics and believers, all wishing for the one absolute truth, the best of everything, whether it be a book, a life changing program, or whatever.We are inundated, and yet trained, to want to believe. Why …

The June Books ‘N Pieces Magazine is Ready For You

READ THE JUNE 2017 ISSUE: PDF: http://bit.ly/BNPJune2017ePub: http://bit.ly/BNPJune2017ePubFlip page: https://issuu.com/altpublish/docs/june2017bnp With each issue BNP gets stronger. Our readership as grown–which reminds me, if you have not signed up for a FREE subscription, please do so HERE, or bit.ly/Subscribe2BNP It is my hope that as we continue to add subscribers (free, by the …

Alien: Covenant Movie Review

In all Alien movies, a hapless crew—civilians/scientists/miners, backed by a corrupt corporation—encounter one planet or another and voila, become the breeding vessels for our favorite xenomorph varieties. Enter Covenant, offering typical Alien fare with a minimal splash of Prometheus, certainly not enough answers to satisfy those of us who enjoyed …

MAY 2017 ISSUE BNP EZINE

May 2017 Books ‘N Pieces Digital Magazine Enjoy this issue of Books ‘N Pieces featuring romance authors Devika Fernando, Arabelle Sheraton, YA author Fiona Ingram, with a short story by Henry Ohaegbulam (First place winner in our contest – different story), and mentions of Mike Wells, Robin Melhuish, book reviews, …

What is Truth?

Determining the truth when you write a novel seems to be an important aspect of the process. The question remains, what is the truth and why does it matter? I present this question because in the creation of a written product, the truth, or what is considered the truth, is …

Hong Kong March 2017

I’ve been in Hong Kong, a week in March, visiting family – part of the delay with the BNP first issue. Hong Kong is a fascinating place to write about. It is an amazing mix of simple through eclectic, modern through filfthy back alleys, more stores than any human needs, …