Welcome to my world, which I share with Cool Gus. I grew up in the Bronx, graduated West Point, served in Special Operations and have written over 70 books across a variety of genres.

I’ve written a lot of books. Need help figuring out where to start or what to read next? Download my free readers guide from your favorite platform. Click on cover to get links. Also, check out my Freebies page where you can get started on a variety of genres. There are also free audio stories.

Also feel free to check out over 225 free Powerpoint presentations at my Slideshare site HERE— lots of useful stuff on writing, survival tips, history, etc.

Bob’s Latest Thoughts & Ramblings

On Not Writing

I often tell people the hardest part about being a writer is: Writing. I tell them everything else is great. No commute, researching is fun, wearing sweats to work, Cool Gus lying at my feet glaring at me to get fed etc. But butt in chair, actually writing, is the...

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5 Years Ago– unspeakable tragedy

Five years ago today was the Newton School Shooting. To the left are the images of some of the 26 dead (20 were children) impressed on roses. I was on Quora earlier this morning reading responses to a question asking if there should be a limit on the number of guns a...

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Godless: Great characters and storytelling

The NETFLIX original seven-part series Godless came as a surprise. I hadn’t heard of it, but somehow stumbled across it and ended up binging all seven episodes in a day. I highly recommend it. Often we see new series compared to other series that set a high bar. Ozark...

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