I finally completed this last book in the set; it was another monster novel, 916 pages. This book took me longer than usual; it was a bit of a strange read. I started it twice; I could not get into the story. The first time, I stopped at page 50. After a couple of weeks,… Continue reading Book Review: A Column of Fire By Ken Follett
This book is the prequel to The Pillars of the Earth, and you can see my review of that book here. https://beingkevin.com/2020/12/05/the-pillars-of-the-earth-by-ken-follett/ The first book was excellent, and I can't believe this, but I think this book might be better. Again this was also a massive novel, 915 pages. Like the first novel, there were… Continue reading Book Review: The Evening and the Morning: Ken Follett
I'm not a full-time blogger; I do this as a hobby. Several months ago, I thought it would be a good idea to tie my other hobby, reading, to my blogging hobby. I can usually read a book of 300- 500 pages in a week, two tops, which would allow me to do a weekly… Continue reading Book Review: The Pillars Of The Earth: Ken Follett
By: Patrick Radden Keefe Say nothing is a great book and very informative. The author told a gripping story of the IRA, the UK, and the road to peace in the region. Something that can be complicated but written so well, it was easy to follow. I honestly thought it was only going to be… Continue reading Book Review – Say Nothing
I was giving this some thought the other day, I actually wrote a paper on it many years ago in college. Recently I read a story about an athlete that took her own life in this manner. Her name was Marieke Vervoot, she was Belgian. She had a condition called reflex sympathetic dystrophy. It progressed… Continue reading Should Euthanasia Be Legal?
Does god exist and can it be explained? the question that has been asked more than any other. I fall on the side of an agnostic. How could it be proven? I wish I had that certainty of somebody with absolute faith, believing without the need for proof. There have been many prophets; Noah, Abraham,… Continue reading I Am No Atheist