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Procrastination is the key, not the enemy.

Everyone has the potential to be much greater than they are now in every way. More productive, more successful, healthier, a world class rocket scientist..well, maybe that last one is a bit of a stretch. Seriously though, if you could achieve more, be more and enjoy more without working yourself into the ground, wouldn’t you […]

Gifts for Writers

What are you getting the writer in your life this Christmas? Gift giving is often a bit of a headache. Picking something out to match the tastes of one special person can be a challenge. Are you web browsing for a gift and wondering if you should just get THE SAME thing you got last […]

10 Serial Killers With an Unknown Victim Count.

Some of the most well known serial killers of all time have a relatively short and definite list of victims. There are some serial killers who have an unknown number of victims. Sometimes this could be because they were so prolific they lost count. Others jealously guard their secrets from investigators or just hope for […]

Mafia Biographies – Albert Anastasia

Albert “Lord High Executioner” Anastasia. Albert Anastasia was boss of one of the original five crime families in New York. Although he was suspected of involvement in many murders witnesses either did not testify or mysteriously disappeared. For a decade he ran the notorious hit squad Murder Incorporated which may have carried out over a […]

Mafia Biographies – Al Capone

Al “Scarface” Capone. Early Life. Al Capone, born Alphonse Gabriel Capone, is often referred to as the most famous gangster in history. Capone dominated Chicago during the prohibition era; combining a flashy and extravagant persona with the brutality and violence necessary to succeed in the criminal underworld. His enduring notoriety stemmed from the Saint Valentine’s […]

Mafia Biographies- Lucky Luciano

Charles “Lucky” Luciano. Charles Lucky Luciano was born Salvatore Luciana on November 24th 1897 in Lercara Friddi, Sicily. At the age of ten he moved to the United States with his parents and siblings perhaps unaware then that he was destined to change the face of the Mafia (or La Cosa Nostra) in America. He […]

Waiting for Godot – At The Existential Bus Stop.

“There is no communication because there is no vehicle for communication” – Samuel Beckett. We’ve all been there – late at night, waiting for the last bus. Have we missed it? Shall we give it another five minutes, and then start walking? Or shall we start walking now, and risk it driving past us? Some […]