I decided to write "The Toothpick Factory" for younger people who are about to, or have just entered, the workforce. The proven lessons in this book will help assuage some angst and trepidation by providing clarity on how to approach the job market with a better mindset and more complete set of skills.
Since he was a little boy, every time there is a full moon, Jack Duggan has dreamt of the future. He has been cautious with his gift, using it to provide a comfortable life for himself and his family. His life seems perfect, until he dreams of the death of his beloved wife – a death he cannot prevent.
As his world falls apart around him, the mysterious Stella Kaine enters his life, for reasons that aren’t entirely what they seem. Jack’s relationship with Stella deepens when he discovers she too can foresee the future. But Stella, who seeks to profit from Jack’s gift, is in for more than she bargained for. There are people who love Jack and will do anything to protect him, at great cost to themselves.
White Sky Dreamer is a captivating and fast-paced story of deception, murder and fulfilment that introduces intriguing characters – some of whom you will love, admire or pity and others whom you will despise, praying for vengeance upon them.
Charlie Langdon has it all: a highly successful career in advertising, a luxurious lifestyle, a stunning wife, and influential friends. Over twenty-four hours, his world crumbles in a spectacular series of unfortunate events. Spat out into the chaos of fate, Charlie embarks on an unknown adventure that leads him into the wilds of Ontario. On the shores of Great Spirit Moon Lake, he meets the mythic woman who will change his life forever: Ingrid Petersson, an elderly Swede whose ancestry stretches back to the days of Vikings and rune-reading oracles known as Stonecasters. Back in the city, Charlie’s friends and associates spiral into a world of embezzlement, sexual scandal, and murder. Away from the turmoil and corruption and guided by Ingrid’s sacred runes and the captivating recounting of her profound life story, Charlie unravels a destiny he never suspected — one that will teach him how to reinvent his shattered life. Part history, part myth, part everyday realism, The Last Stonecaster is a captivating and fast-paced story of pain, defeat, hope, and fulfillment. Brimming with adventure, humour, and insight, this epic and grounded novel will linger in your imagination, unveiling how magic and mystery still permeate our modern world.