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Month: September 2016

Shaw’s Cove Labor Day Weekend 2016

Shaw’s Cove Labor Day Weekend 2016

On Sunday morning Sam and I drove to Laguna Beach. Contrary to what we expected, there was very little traffic on the way down. Even the backup on the one lane road leading into Laguna was gone. Weather reports had called for an overcast day with temperatures in the low 70s or high 60s. In other words: not a great day for the beach. However, we learned from earlier experience that the forecast is often not the reality. At the…

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Review of: Stay Younger Longer

Review of: Stay Younger Longer

They say to write what you know. It should surprise no one that the central character of Stay Younger Longer is a reporter, author Ryan Hyatt’s former occupation. What is surprising is how Hyatt uses this storytelling device in an antithetical fashion to deliver clues to an evolving and intriguing mystery while still paying homage to his predecessors in the genre. In classics like Asimov’s The Caves of Steel we ride along with a plucky cop just trying to fulfill…

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