New eBook Covers – The Room and The Ballerina

Here’s a look at the 2 new short story ebook covers, “The Room” and “The Ballerina.” Designed by Joleene Naylor, the cover for “The Room” depicts the dark forces plaguing the mind of a woman running from that which she cannot possibly understand.   Joleen worked on the cover in spite …

The Crisis Communicator

Finally back on track.  The week spent in New Orleans working a Crisis Management seminar reminded me why I left the world of Public Relations. For some unfathomable reason, these very intelligent people (doctors, tech gurus, health care administrators), still don’t get it. Mirko Tobias Schaefer A CRISIS.  Unexpected and unrelenting. …

Express Yourself – My Favorite Subject In College

My favorite subject in college was Philosophy.  To the chagrin of my parents, mom a nurse and dad an airline mechanic, the choice of Philosophy was questionable at best.  What did I intend to do with a degree in Philosophy?  Think great thoughts, of course.  Like Plato, Sartre, and Kierkegaard …