The 12 Facts of Christmas | #8. The Immigrants

It helps if you can get the facts straight and simplify stories -especially when they are so complex that they can be easily misinterpreted, misunderstood. Take for instance the immigrant experience -a key story of America’s past, present and future. Here’s an excerpt by ‘The Donald’, transcribed by ‘The Ghost’: …Immigrants is such a big … More The 12 Facts of Christmas | #8. The Immigrants

The 12 Facts of Christmas | #5. The Terrorists

It’s a crazy world. The idiots have taken over the asylum. And the mayhem is made worse now that we’ve entered the post-fact era. Who can you trust? According to ‘The Donald’, right thinking men will always be able to spot the bad guys. Here’s a relevant excerpt, as told by The Donald, and transcribed by … More The 12 Facts of Christmas | #5. The Terrorists

The 12 Facts of Christmas | #4. The Selfies

With so many of the ‘big’ questions addressed in the book, it’s difficult to pick. Here’s another excerpt, as told by ‘The Donald’ -and transcribed by ‘The Ghost’ for the book: …Selfies are, or is, a thing -is ‘selfie’ singular or plural? Go figure? You want to understand why people do the selfies? Then you … More The 12 Facts of Christmas | #4. The Selfies

How long does it take to write a bestseller (or ‘just’ a book)?

Borges had a way with words as a child, apparently, though his passion and its plaudits did not really seed until his thirties, or start to bloom until his forties. Point being, it often takes decades to get going, to get good. So, how long does it take to write a bestseller… or ‘just’ a … More How long does it take to write a bestseller (or ‘just’ a book)?