Category: Random

Stewardship

Stewardship Here’s a big shout out to all of you who joined me at one of my recent book signings. Your humble scribe has been quite busy, meeting fans and discussing “LOCKDOWN’ at the Decatur Book Festival, the USS Miller Reunion in Patchogue, NY, and the Atlanta Bread signing last weekend in Morrow. I especially Read More …

Navy Relief Expose’ on Scott Black

Navy Vet WritesFast-Frigate Thriller As a way to give back, I have pledged 10% of proceeds from my book, “Lockdown” towards the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society. The nmcrs.org has published an expose’ that details my Naval career. Read the article here. Thanks Navy Relief! DONATE HERE

Killer Music from Lockdown

Go Inside the Mind of a Psychopath (Minor Spoiler Alert – if you have not yet read Lockdown, the following contains some descriptive commentary about characters in the book… these are not true spoilers but give up some information you might rather read for yourself.) If you have started or finished reading Lockdown, my new novel, Read More …

How Did You Publish That Book?

A Simple Process A family member asked, “So, what were the steps you took to publish your book?”  After a few minutes of my babbling about CreateSpace and the plethora of possible marketing methods, I realized that I did go through quite a gauntlet—I had not intended for the process to be so painstaking. Now that Read More …

Lockdown : A Novel Idea

A Story Only I Could Tell I was more than a little intimidated when thinking about writing a novel. For no other reason than not knowing where to begin, I decided to follow the old adage to “write what you know”. My life has been a full-tilt whirlwind; a comedy, tragedy, and love story all wrapped into 50 years. Throw Read More …

Hong Kong Disney

Top Ten Best Things About HK Disney Okay, after many years traveling to and through Hong Kong, I figured this past weekend would be a good time to stay away from downtown (I hear there’s a little disturbance going on – HongKongTurmoil) – so I’m gonna check out this place called Disneyland. I’ve been a Read More …

Derek Jeter Walk-Off

Wow! … ’nuff said! Here’s the video of Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees and his game winning RBI hit in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City.

Farewell Derek Jeter

Legends New York Yankees Life comes at us fast, so fast that in many ways we may miss the things we would have enjoyed the most, and experience the things we’d rather forget. There’s a baseball game on the schedule tonight and weather permitting, it could be one of those nights that I’m sure will Read More …

Super Bowl XLVI

The Giants Rock! In no small way Peyton Manning deserves kudos for not being seen at all on camera last night. It was a class move by Eli’s older brother, and as Eli gave all the right answers to the throngs of mentally impaired media who continued to ask incessant “what about being in Peyton’s Read More …

64 … An Interesting Number

All this talk about payroll and how the highest paid team does not win it all… the Yankees have the highest payroll, blah-bitty, blah, blah… I’m sick of that talk.   This is My Team People!  »   I don’t think of how much somebody gets paid to do their job when the pitches are Read More …