Book Reviews IV

Lara Mazzone5.0 out of 5 stars I couldn’t stop readingA truly moving memoir about repressed memories and PTSD from sexual and emotional abuse. I finished the entire book in one day! HD.5.0 out of 5 stars A powerful story based on a traumatic childhoodI wasn’t sure what to expect when I began this book, but it becameContinue reading “Book Reviews IV”

Victims Make the Best Birdhouses

Sometimes a potential reader is struck by the title of my book and wants to know what it means.. While I prefer the readers wait until page 72 to discover the answer, I’ll share the secret. The title is designed to provide a hook for reading the book. By the way, I think “Victims MakeContinue reading “Victims Make the Best Birdhouses”

Victims Make the Best Birdhouses–Book Reviews

While the Book Reviews represent the fruit of one’s labor, the inner-most satisfaction will trump the other reasons to write everyday. Still, the positive reviews add a bounce to my step and gives me reason to continue working on my craft. Thank you. I treasure your reviews. Lara Mazzone5 out of 5 starsI couldn’t stopContinue reading “Victims Make the Best Birdhouses–Book Reviews”

Victims Make the Best Birdhouses

Prologue I should have known on that summer day In 1950 when my seven-year-old naked body was laid out over a bale of hay that this was not normal. I should have known. But I was the youngest and smallest of four boys in a place where the unspeakable was normal. Even at this veryContinue reading “Victims Make the Best Birdhouses”

First review for “Victims Make the Best Birdhouses

Lara Mazzone Reviewed in the United States on May 11, 2022 5.0 out of 5 stars. I couldn’t stop reading. A truly moving memoir about repressed memories and PTSD from sexual and emotional abuse. I finished the entire book in one day! Authors, myself included, view positive book reviews as the life blood of theirContinue reading “First review for “Victims Make the Best Birdhouses”

A Troubled Mind

The scientific community has evolved at a much faster rate than our moral development and oftentimes views the causes of violent behavior differently.  For centuries, neuroscientists have studied the physical structure, chemical makeup and biological effects of one’s environment on human behavior.  We are concerned with violent male inmates housed in maximum-security or supermax facilities. Continue reading “A Troubled Mind”

Victims Make the Best Birdhouses

People question the source of my book title. Here’s how it happened. Sometimes I think it would have been easier if I’d had cancer or another more socially acceptable disease. The physician would have shown my family an x-ray of my tumor and prescribed a course of treatment, giving them hope that they could openlyContinue reading “Victims Make the Best Birdhouses”

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