The Perfect Super Hero On The Ultimate Mission

Christmas, a time of: presents; trees; lights; carols; snow; decorations; shopping; eggnog; and family. But somewhere in the midst of all that we forget the real reason for the season. We forget that it is a celebration of the arrival of a Superhero. In fact He is the greatest Superhero …

An Interview with Shawn Reilly Simmons Author of The Red Carpet Catering Mysteries

Shawn Reilly Simmons is the author of The Red Carpet Catering mysteries featuring Penelope Sutherland, an on-set movie caterer. Welcome Shawn and thank you for taking time from your very busy schedule to visit with us. James:                  How long have you been writing? Shawn:                 I’ve wanted to be a …

Murder With All The Trimmings (A Red Carpet Catering Mystery) by Shawn Reilly Simmons

Christmas in the Big Apple and Penelope Sutherland is home for the holidays!She’s looking forward to spending quality time with her loved ones. She’s also catering her first documentary, a history of the Vitrine Theater and the Big Apple Dancers, who put on the world-famous Christmas Extravaganza. Her best friend, …

Cypher 2

The Atbash cipher is a very common, simple cipher. It was for the Hebrew alphabet, but modified here to work with the English alphabet. Basically, when encoded, an “A” becomes a “Z”, “B” turns into “Y”, etc. The Atbash cipher can be implemented as an Affine cipher by setting both “a” and …

An Interview with Kathi Daley, USA Today Best Selling Author of 9 Mystery Series

James:                          How long have you been writing? Kathi:                           About 5 years. James:                          What motivated you to become a writer? Kathi:                          It was really just a fluke. I had an idea for a book, I decided to jot it …

In a World of Selfies and Social Media

In a world of selfies and social media; where celebrities are worshipped and we look to them for our political, personal and spiritual guidance we desperately need a few genuine heroes. Tragically, liberal historians and educators have virtually erased traditional heroes or Paladins from history. In many ways, it’s inevitable …

He Gave His Life That Others Might Live

The Philippines are familiar with monstrous tropical cyclones called typhoons that sweep over the island nation several times a year. However, in 2009 an altogether different and more terrifying beast roared ashore. Typhoon Ketsana, one of the most devastating storms in the country’s history, dumped record amounts of rain. The …