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The Centurion Chronicles Book Two The Belgae

The Centurion Chronicles – Book Two The Belgae — Fiercest of the Gauls 57 BC By J. M. Garlock © Copyright 2013 by Michael Garlock ISBN: 978-0-9858688-4-0 Preface Caesar wintered in the land of the Sequani. The natural barriers of the River Doubs and the southern terminus of the Vosges Mountains offered excellent protection for […]

Writing the Tao

“The Tao of the Alligator and the Crocodile” presented me with some unique challenges & forced me to answer questions I would not have otherwise asked myself. The genesis for the book was twofold. At one time I was doing a lot of articles on alligators & the American crocodile. Alligators are easy to find […]

The Tao of the Alligator & the Crocodile

“The Tao of the Alligator and the Crocodile” presented me with some unique challenges & forced me to answer questions I would not have otherwise asked myself. The genesis for the book was twofold. At one time I was doing a lot of articles on alligators & the American crocodile. Alligators are easy to find […]

Everglades Restoration Begins

The stretch of US41 that connects Naples to Miami is widely considered to be one of the state’s biggest ecological travesties. The Tamiami Trail choked off the River of Grass, severing Shark River Valley & cutting off freshwater flows to the creeks, rivers & lakes that flow into Florida Bay. A 1-mile bridge just east […]

Turtle Nesting

Turtle Nesting Off to Slow Start Turtle nesting season started May 1 but there are fewer nests than at this time in 2012. June, the start of hurricane season which runs through November 30, is usually the peak of nesting season. There are 161 nests on Collier County and south Lee County beaches, compared to […]

Restoring Key West

Bert Bender – Preserving Key West’s Historical Buildings by J.M. Garlock Key West has action and it has mystery. I went there for a different reason. Restoration is in Bert Bender’s blood. “I grew up in a construction family,” said Bert founder of Key West-based Bender and Associates Architects that has been instrumental the in […]

Record Python Caught

A Miami man caught & killed the longest Burmese python ever captured in Florida. Jason Leon was driving late at night on May 11 in a rural area of southeast Miami-Dade County when he saw about 3 feet of a snake sticking out of the bushes.Leon pulled an 18-foot, 8-inch female from the roadside. The […]

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Smashwords Formatting is Easy

At first dealing with Smashword’s dreaded Meatgrinder was intimidating & I did have a few false starts. I also read numerous blogs written by people who sounded like they knew what they were talking about. It was a waste of time. Much ado about nothing because I figured it out. Here’s how to format a […]