Spiritual Democracy

Review by Neil Richardson

Jungian psychotherapist and American literary history scholar Steven Herrmann combines both these expertise in his epic Spiritual Democracy: The Wisdom of Early American Visionaries for the Journey Forward (Sacred Activism). Herrmann has written a book that may be rooted in some of the leading thinkers in the United States from the 19th century but the implications from an environmental, ethno-cultural, democratic, scientific, sexual and psychological context is staggering and relevant today. Spiritual Democracy connects Walt Whitman, Herman Melville, Emily Dickenson, C. G. Jung and Alexander von Humboldt and many other thinkers together in raising the basic question we all must confront one way or the other-How can we all live on this planet together and mindfully? Continue reading

The First Madam President

Fiction or predictive?

Review by Grady Harp

South Carolina author Kenneth J. Kerr comes to this intriguingly timely novel with enough professional experience to make the reader embrace his fictional book – or is it prophetic? He was engaged in a successful business career on an international level, living in Hong Kong and Japan before retiring to live in Krasnoyarsk, Russia (an area in Siberia) for a year as a Peace Corps Volunteer teaching business courses at a University and serving as a business consultant for small businesses until he was expelled by the Russian government! He now resides on Hilton Head, SC and summers on Lake Charlevoix, Michigan and from these vantages he creates his enthralling and controversial novels. Continue reading

Lazar’s Nemesis Book 6

And Jack Lazar just keeps getting better

Review by Grady Harp

A growing audience awaits each now publication in the output of Kevin Sterling as well as being eager to see Sterling’s Jack Lazar on stage front and center with new action. Colorado author Kevin Sterling has carved an enviable niche in the book realm as a creator of stories that not only are at the peak as action novels revolving around suspense and mystery, but as a man who can infuse his stories with eroticism in a way that broadens his audience to include both avid men and women followers. He has created a character in his now infamous Jack Lazar, the hero his series (now number six books) who is approaching James Bond or Jack Ryan status – except, and this is important, Jack Lazar is `somewhat of a star performer in the bedroom. Continue reading

Lazar’s Darkness Book 5

‘Power corrupts. Absolute power corrupts absolutely.’

Review by Grady Harp

Colorado author Kevin Sterling has carved an enviable niche in the book realm as a creator of stories that not only are at the peak as action novels revolving around suspense and mystery, but as a man who can infuse his stories with eroticism in a way that broadens his audience to include both avid men and women followers. He has created a character in his now infamous Jack Lazar, the hero his series (now number six books) who is approaching James Bond or Jack Ryan status – except, and this is important, Jack Lazar is `somewhat of a star performer in the bedroom. Or wherever sex is happening, be it on the hood of a car, a cruise ship balcony or in the cargo hold of an airplane.’ Yes, it has been mentioned that Sterling believes `sex is the most emotionally charged part of our lives’, but visit his website and there is a profile of Jack Lazar as remarkable (especially with his elected photographic model) that brings all his works into focus. It is worth repeating in this space: Continue reading

Lazar’s Target Book 4

Juicy sexy complex intrigue – for action lovers

Review by Grady Harp

Colorado author Kevin Sterling has carved an enviable niche in the book realm as a creator of stories that not only are at the peak as action novels revolving around suspense and mystery, but as a man who can infuse his stories with eroticism in a way that broadens his audience to include both avid men and women followers. He has created a character in his now infamous Jack Lazar, the hero his series (now number six books) who is approaching James Bond or Jack Ryan status – except, and this is important, Jack Lazar is ‘somewhat of a star performer in the bedroom. Or wherever sex is happening, be it on the hood of a car, a cruise ship balcony or in the cargo hold of an airplane.’ Yes, it has been mentioned that Sterling believes ‘sex is the most emotionally charged part of our lives’, but visit his website and there is a profile of Jack Lazar as remarkable (especially with his elected photographic model) that brings all his works into focus. Continue reading