Wit’chstorm (The Banned and Banished #2) by James Clemens From Goodreads: Elena bears the mark of the wit’ch upon her palm, the crimson stain that testifies to the awesome power of unimaginable potency: wild seductive, and difficult to control. Only a mistress of blood magick can stand against the foul minions and all-corrupting evil of […]

song of the week 18: the razor’s edge

“The Razor‘s Edge” by AC/DC Genre: Hard Rock Single Release Date: Album Only Album: “The Razor’s Edge“ For many AC/DC’s standout single is Thunderstruck. It gets a lot of attention for the thumping bass, drums and guitar riffs and rightly so. However, this unreleased title track in my opinion, is equally as good if not […]

song of the week 17: white america

“White America” by Eminem Genre: Political Hip Hop/Rap Rock Single Release Date: Album Only Album: “The Eminem Show“ Eminem pushing as many buttons as possible and trying to create controversy to sell records as only he can do. I’m not usually a fan of hip hop or rap but there’s something about this album that […]

death without company

Death Without Company (Walt Longmire #2) by Craig Johnson From Goodreads: Walt investigates a death by poison in this gripping novel from the New York Times bestselling author of The Cold Dish and Dry Bones, the second in the Longmire Mystery Series, the basis for LONGMIRE, the hit Netflix original series Fans of Ace Atkins, […]

the black ice

The Black Ice (Harry Bosch #2) by Michael Connelly From Goodreads: Narcotics office Cal Moore’s orders were to look into the city’s latest drug killing. Instead, he ends up in a motel room with a fatal bullet wound to the head and a suicide note stuffed in his back pocket. Working the case, LAPD detective […]

song of the week 16: terry’s song

“Terry’s Song” by Bruce Springsteen Genre: Rock Single Release Date: Album only Album: “Magic“ This was a hidden track on the 2007 album release of Magic and was written as a tribute to Springsteen’s long-time assistant Terry Magovern who passed away in July 2007. Some early Sony releases of the album do not include this […]

summer knight

Summer Knight (The Dresden Files #3) by Jim Butcher From Goodreads: HARRY DRESDEN — WIZARD Lost items found. Paranormal Investigations. Consulting. Advice. Reasonable Rates.No Love Potions, Endless Purses, or Other Entertainment Ever since his girlfriend left town to deal with her newly acquired taste for blood, Harry Dresden has been down and out in Chicago. […]

beating anxiety

Anxiety and dealing with it has been on my mind a lot recently. A recent event really annoyed me and then I read Reg Spittle’s book “Camino Sunrise”. I reviewed it a little while back but essentially he writes about walking the Camino and dealing with significant anxiety issues before and during the walk. He […]

song of the week 15: smooth criminal

“Smooth Criminal” by Alien Ant Farm Genre: Nu Metal Single Release Date: May 2001 Album: “Anthology“ A cover version of Michael Jackson’s original hit released in 1988 and on his album “Bad“. One of those rare occasions when a cover version has more appeal for me than the original. Unlike many other covers from other […]