Stories By Michael
Allen Shawn Discusses PhobiasJune 6, 2022
"When I finally encountered the concept of ‘agoraphobia’, I recognized myself. I have an intense fear...
Mark Harris Discusses A “Natural Way of Burial”June 1, 2022
"Above ground, the local cemetery may look bucolic and natural; below the surface, it serves as...
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Denial of Death by Ernest BeckerOctober 21, 2021
According to Becker, man is torn between his symbolic, self-conscious awareness and his animal nature. The...
An Interview With Thriller Writer Stephen WhiteOctober 13, 2021
"When I started writing the pages in 1989 that later evolved to became my first book,...
Who Killed JFK? – An Interview With Lamar WaldronOctober 13, 2021
"...we discovered that JFK and his brother had a never-before-revealed plan to stage a coup against...
Orchestras, Oboes and OrgiesOctober 13, 2021
"I was honest about my own behavior and that of others, yet stopped short of revealing...
An Interview With Biographer Ann SeamanOctober 13, 2021
"The three were kidnapped at gunpoint at the American Atheist headquarters in Austin, Texas on a...
An Interview With Author Mary RoachOctober 12, 2021
"Helen Duncan is my favorite. Huge, chain-smoking woman who used to swoon and occasionally pee herself...