Mayberry Madness

  Mayberry Madness Flash Fiction by Billy Ray Chitwood In retrospect, it all sounds so improbable, like a tale out of some book of odd occurrences, but I had to tell the story because the world is what it is today. Unless you’ve had your head buried in a Nelson DeMille book or a Bruce […]

Meet Author Billy Ray Chitwood

Meet Author, Billy Ray Chitwood NEW BOOK COMING: Mid-July, 2014 A Common Evil – A Bailey Crane Mystery [The following comments from a husband standing behind his wife as she reads a blog post] “Okay, know what I’m thinking… I would never read an author who can’t get a bowtie correctly in place on his […]

Where Do We Belong?

                  The title represents an intriguing question. Obviously it is a question posed by an incurable romantic, a question that can occupy many minutes and hours of the day. The context in which the question is posed has to do with those of us who live our lives not so much by genetic and […]

An Interview With John Dolan – Author of “Everyone Burns” – AN UPDATE

John Dolan This is a ‘Don’t Miss’ combo for you: an interview with a quality author and a partial review of his 5-Star book, “Everyone Burns.” If you have not had the pleasure of reading John Dolan you’ve missed a great experience from a writer extraordinaire. JD is truly a wordsmith for his times. He is also […]

Hidden Within

Exploring the dimensions within myself! Inviting you along for the ride, should you care to come. Who knows? Maybe something useful can be gleaned. Some younger readers of this post will likely find no lucid relevance to their own lives but might gain some insight into the working of a mind still ticking away the […]

‘Beauty And The Beast’

Jack Durish ( and Chris Martin ( write some provocative posts and they stirred my neurons. They got me to thinking about this frenzied two-polar high tech and emotional world in which we live today. They got me to thinking about a simple phrase uttered by Arnold Swartzenegger in one of his films: “I’ll be […]