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 a lot of 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

Survival Monday: Map Reading and where to get free maps

Free Stuff! All right. Do you know how to read a topographic map? We rely heavily on GPS but that can be unusable for a number of reasons. Backing up from topo maps, do you know how to read a road map? Here's key info and where to get free topo maps. One of my most...

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PBS’ Vietnam. A Must Watch.

Lynn Novick and Ken Burns have collaborated to produce a documentary that is a must see for every American. It covers the war from all sides and does justice to both the military and political aspects. There are so many quotes from those interviewed that are striking,...

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A Brief History of Computers and Cyber Warfare

This is from research I've done for Hallows Eve which is only two weeks out from publication. It's certainly not a complete history, but it's interesting. The part about Ronald Reagan and the movie War Games was something I didn't know. Enjoy. Click HERE to go to the...

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