Close It, Jeffrey!

Close It, Jeffrey!

Contrary to popular belief and the words my mother often said to me – I was not raised in a barn. “Close it, Jeffrey!” she would say, with her finger pointed to the door which I had left open as I hurried inside to catch the next episode of, Batman. ...
Connect The Value

Connect The Value

As a child, I loved to play the game, “connect the dots.” For those of you who aren’t familiar with the game, allow me to explain.  The rules are simple. First, we made a grid of dots on a sheet of paper.  We usually aligned them in rows and columns...

Who Closes The Sale?

Jim Fariss was the name I chose for the lead character in my book, The Unexpected Tour Guide. Jim Fariss was also the name of my stepfather. Jim was a good man with a great sense of humor.  I can still remember the sound of his laugh and the sound of his sneeze. Both...