Path of Grass: Coming Soon to a Kindle Near You

So at Mises U last week Stephan Kinsella was one of the speakers. I had a chance to talk to him and I mentioned that I wrote a novel and published it under Creative Commons because of his arguments...

Path of Grass

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But I had a dream. I was sitting on my cot, and a soldier came in. He stomped his way over to me and stood over me, smelling of beer, cigars, blood, and sauerkraut. I cringed and tried to turn …

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After a futile attempt at sleep, I went back downstairs, where my aunt was sitting and drinking warm water as a poor substitute for tea. “Couldn’t sleep?” “No.” “In the convent, did you hear any news of the world?” “Some …

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The Golden Age of Authors

Jeffrey Tucker on the Mises blog linked to this great Facebook note by Michael Stackpole on what it means to be a writer in this era. Here’s the snippet Mr. Tucker quoted; I don’t know if the Facebook note is available …

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So two days later I was ushered out of the nunnery, out of the big hollow room through which I had first come. Through roundabout ways my aunt’s address was found. I had only to find the street. I stepped …

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Crunch Time

I got an estimate today for typesetting Path of Grass. I would greatly appreciate any help in covering these costs. I am prepared for some of the expense, so my goal is to have $100 donated because I will be …

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New Developments

Perhaps you’ve noticed that I’ve changed things around a little on this site. I thought I’d give a run-down of everything new in case you missed something: – So you are eager to read Path of Grass but don’t know …

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“Nikolaus, please don’t leave—don’t go away now,” Margaret cried, wrapping her arms around him. “Margie, it is for our country, it is for Germany, it is for the Fatherland. Otherwise, they will come and take our land. They will take …

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My name is Adele.  But the other sisters call me Catherine, so I do not know who I am. My mother was French; my father was German. My father’s family was angry because he married a foolish French woman. After …

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Coming Soon: Path of Grass

While progress was slightly delayed, I’m on track to get Path of Grass published in the next month or two. Actually, it might be more like two or three months, just because I have to be patient and wait for …

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On Artists and Intellectual Property

Thanks to the Mises Institute I found the abstract for a paper an IP professor (Eric E. Johnson) is writing about Intellectual Property laws and the effects on artists. “Intellectual property law has long been justified on the belief that …

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