Category Archives: Moriarty Diary of a Criminal Genius

Sherlock Holmes Professor Moriarty, Vladimir Putin and Whitey Bulger ?!


Click on Myers-Briggs INTJ.  That’s what started it.  Whether Myers-Briggs is useful is for another discussion. This is how I combined Sherlock Holmes, Professor Moriarty,Vladimir Putin, and Whitey Bulger in the same post. I am trying to imagine the four way chess … Continue reading

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Tucson Festival of Books Day One, Saturday March 15, 2014


It started with friends Roz Fox and Connie Flynn picking us up.  They had two boxes of Dunkin Donuts.  All we needed were police uniforms.  (Yes, you can boo me later for the cops and doughnuts analogy.  There is a … Continue reading

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Reviews of Moriarty The Life and Times…


There are some nice reviews of my book Moriarty, The Life and Times of a Criminal Genius I would like to share.  They humble me, and I want to thank my reviewers.  It also means I did my job.  Now, … Continue reading

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Professor Moriarty Whitey Bulger and the Boston Bomber.


Many of my friends (I would like to consider my fans as friends) know part of what I based my Professor Moriarty on was Boston gangster James “Whitey Bulger. Whitey is now in the Federal Prison hospital in Plymouth, MA. … Continue reading

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Shake Hands with the Devil.


I’ve known of this 1959 movie with James Cagney most of my life.  It’s a story about the fight for Irish independence from the United Kingdom.  My wife Elaine, who is of Irish descent, had never seen it.  It left … Continue reading

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Celebrating Margaret Thatcher’s Death: Is it right or wrong?


Celebrating Margaret Thatcher’s Death: Is it right or wrong?.  This is from my friend Loretto.  Is it appropriate to celebrate another person’s death? I would probably have celebrated the death of a Nazi leader.  Also look at another side of … Continue reading

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Why Ireland Should BEG to rejoin the United Kingdom!


I understand the centuries of repression by the island across the channel.  Has joining the European Union done any better for Ireland? See the blogpost by my friend Loretto Horrigan Leary on a recent outrage in Ireland.  The title is … Continue reading

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