Daily Archives: February 20, 2020

The Big Idea: Michael R. Johnston

History doesn’t necessarily repeat itself, but it can inspire writing of the future — as Michael R. Johnston discovered as he started writing the series of which his latest novel, The Blood-Dimmed Tide, is part. MICHAEL R. JOHNSTON: Some years ago, apparently unconvinced that being a full-time high school teacher, husband, and father (with a […]

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Meanwhile, California

Oh, look, it’s the Pacific. They do keep that here, don’t they. Part of it, anyway. Yesterday I took a meeting in Beverly Hills, probably walked past Brent Spiner (who was staring intently into his phone) on the street, saw a bit of an upcoming movie in an editing bay (it looked great) and then […]

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