Life in 20 Lessons is a celebratory self-help book reminding us all what is important in life from the perspective of a funeral home owner. It is an introspective and inspiring take about living coming from a man surrounded by dying. Life is at times irreverent, profound, and heart-warming but, above all, encourages us all to appreciate the small moments in life… and he knows
August, 24 2019
In the vein of the varied characters of Boogie Nights and the power struggle of The Devil Wears Prada, The ‘Wood , follows seemingly disparate characters’ stories in and around the movie industry and its periphery. At the heart of the story is Anna, a young Hollywood film executive with a gift for picking box office winners who is fighting for respect in the dog-eat-dog world of the studio system. When her world intersects with an escapee from a City psychiatric hospital their two worlds collide. The brilliantly vibrant and outrageously eccentric cast of characters are, like many of us, shaped by our pasts… or are they? The ‘Wood is an audacious, off-kiltered, yet touching story of the chaotic yet alluring inner workings of Hollywood, its manifold of unique characters, and their parallel journeys of self-realization and redemption.
September 23, 2020
Four Months...And A Lifetime is the touching true story of a father who coached his son’s basketball team from kindergarten through eighth grade, a remarkable nine-year journey with the same boys. Their final march to the eighth-grade season Championship is interspersed with the author’s own journey of falling in love with basketball in early-seventies New York, filled with anecdotes of Dr. J, sneaking into Duke’s Cameron Indoor Stadium, and playing pickup in Larry Bird’s home state of Indiana. Four Months...And A Lifetime is not only a love story about a father and his son, but of a coach who strived to teach his team the greatest game of basketball and, hopefully, a few life lessons along the way.
September 1, 2021