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A poor man’s The Firm

John Grisham is my go to guy when I want an easy read that is not chicklit. Read this book somewhere in between a couple of heavy reads, but never got down to logging it in my list. 215 more words

52 Books In 2014

Reading Notes 8/31/2014

John Grisham’s ‘The Summons’ has been a great read – fun, mysterious, page-turning, etc. It’s the first of his I’ve ever read, and I can see now why he’s pretty much at the top of the modern canon of fiction. 231 more words

Science

Book: A Painted House by John Grisham

A very unusual story from John Grisham. Not a lawyer in sight! No court cases, no legal aspects. But John shows that he can tell a simple story of a Southern US family with as much verve and panache as he can weave his lawyer stories. 449 more words

Books

My Life in Law

I’ve watched The Firm several times, so of course I knew what to expect with working in a law firm.

Now, two months down the line, I can report back on which bits were right. 460 more words

Law

The Nature of Writing

As I humbly sit here I begin contemplating how to share my next thoughts with you. My mind races over the foundation of where it all conceptualized. 258 more words

Over Your Shoulder.

A couple of weeks ago, I went to see a special screening of Local Hero. It’s an excellent film, and if you have the opportunity, you should see it. 386 more words