North Korea Would Make George Orwell Proud

I saw a documentary Saturday evening, called Under The Sun, that was both distrurbing and laughable. It's almost two films combined: one is a total fabrication and the other closer to the truth. Despite continuous interference by government handlers, director Vitaly Mansky still manages to document life in Pyongyang. He was supposed to tell the story … Continue reading North Korea Would Make George Orwell Proud

From The Employee Handbook: Don’t Sleep With The Boss

An excert from my unpublished novel, THE ROAD AHEAD Before putting away his phone, Jerry checks his text messages. There is one from Geneva. Congratulations on winning George Castanza a seat in the Legislature! lol Very funny. What an incredible night. Did you see Peter's victory speech? Yes. Very moving. Want to join me for … Continue reading From The Employee Handbook: Don’t Sleep With The Boss

Tough Sell

by Mark Medley, The Globe and Mail On a recent Saturday evening, Douglas Gardham is sitting behind the wheel of his black Acura TL, on a highway west of Toronto, making his way back to Alliston, the small town where he lives. The road is slick from the rainstorm that passed through the area earlier … Continue reading Tough Sell