Movies, radio, television and more recently the internet each revolutionized communication, lifestyles and society. Current scientific research quietly hints at the next wave; the blending of computers with the human mind. Forget avatars and 3-D games, we’re on the threshold of chips in our brains that will enable us to experience the lives of the rich and famous.

Set in the very near future, the characters provide an intimate look at social and political change through the eyes of those accessing EVOKE, as well as others on the outside – from the politicians who control it, to businessmen hot after its commercial potential, to ordinary people who struggle for meaning in their lives while facing unlimited pleasure. EVOKE is a chillingly realistic look into our future – our near future. Are you ready? Are any of us?
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Letters from Ceilia

Ceilia Lybrand has it all, a design career that brings money and recognition, along with a live-in stockbroker jock boyfriend. Life is good, or so it seems. Finding a company document by chance sets her on a path of self and career assessment that turns life upside down, making her face who she is and testing her courage to put it all on the line.

Letters from Ceilia touches on issues successful women avoid, much less confront. Like most career women on the rise, Ceilia approaches her life and work with female emotions, despite the fact that she lives in a world largely defined and run by men.

Partly through correspondence, we get an intimate look at Celia’s psyche, her search for strength and struggle to survive. She puts her relationship and career at risk. But is it worth it?

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The Island

The Island, an ageless 800 acre duck hunting club on the Illinois River is built with sweat and dreams, the very essence of Hank Edsons powerful life. But the island comes with its own legacy, old time market hunter and local redneck, Gart Haggard, whose reputation is that of an outlaw poacher, hot-headed and dangerous one moment, soft-spoken and generous the next. In his unsettled mind, the island is his by some strange birthright, his goal to drive Hank off this land and fire has always has been his weapon.

A chilling story of two men in deadly conflict, the one honorable and immovable, the other arrogant and unstoppable. Set in a last best place, where hunting is inseparable from spirit, anyone who’s sat out a cold, wet morning in a duck blind will be drawn to The Island.
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