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About Mac Evenstar

Mac is a novel craftsman specializing in suspense with a touch of the supernatural. An author, musician and old house fixer-upper, Mac finds joy living in a sleepy small-town nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains with his wife and many furry creatures. His debut novel, Come Six to Seven, is available now.
17 12, 2015

The Road to Woodstock: A Makeshift City that Changed History

By |December 17th, 2015|Categories: Books, Recommendations|Tags: , , , |

“Woodstock is the biggest mass of people ever gathered together for anything other than war.” Sometimes an event alters the course of history and starts as just that - a humble festival and nothing more. No one saw it coming. It just happened. As a result, the world will never be the same. Though I am an avid music fan, I learned some fascinating things. Here are just a few: This historic festival didn’t actually happen in Woodstock, NY. The event was fully planned, approved, and set in motion o [...]

23 10, 2015

Amy Poehler’s Yes Please – Come for Laughs, Stay for Wisdom

By |October 23rd, 2015|Categories: Books, Recommendations|Tags: , , , , |

"Here’s the thing. Your career won’t take care of you. It won’t call you back or introduce you to its parents. Your career will openly flirt with other people while you are around. It will forget your birthday and wreck your car. Your career will blow you off if you call it too much. It’s never going to leave its wife. Your career is f*ing other people and everyone knows but you. Your career will never marry you." She's one half the powerhouse female duo of comedy that's dominated your televisio [...]

20 10, 2015

Gillian Flynn’s Sharp Objects – First Book Precision

By |October 20th, 2015|Categories: Books, Recommendations|Tags: , , , , |

Before we dive into my review of Gillian Flynn's Sharp Objects, let's look at the importance of the importance of the debut novel. "We all know each other’s secrets. And we all use them.” Debut novels. There's something special about them, isn't there? Granted, we've all read our fair share of first book flops. However, the debut novel often provides a unique view into the writing of an author and can reveal quite a bit of talent (or lack thereof). As a Stephen King fan, the book Carrie will nev [...]

15 10, 2015

Hide and Seek with Lucy

By |October 15th, 2015|Categories: Articles, Society|

Beauty. It’s something that’s hiding everywhere we look. Maybe you don’t see it at first. Maybe you even go weeks with the ugliness of daily life being all that’s apparent. But it’s there, I promise. Forgive me. I’m attempting to redefine a word that is oft used around us to mean that which is sexy, attractive, or money-making. No. These things are not beauty; not by themselves. Sometimes they interact with beauty in great ways, but the word is much bigger than these things. I know, I know. Beau [...]