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Martin J. Ryan

Natalie Stone Excerpt

Chapter Excerpt from my novel: NATALIE STONE: NATALIE STONE CHAPTER TWO EXCERPT Natalie has a quick shower and dons jeans and his floppy sweatshirt. He is dressed in shorts with extra pockets, boots topped with heavy socks, and a long sleeved work-shirt un-tucked and covering his waist. Depending […]

Chapter Excerpt

From my novel “NATALIE STONE Beyond Survival And Into The Light”: EXCERPT WITHIN CHAPTER 1: Natalie questioned by police: With noticeably lowered indifference he lightly touches her arm and says, “A few questions, Natalie.” Her lids part. She stares at him as if he is dangerous and says, […]

Chapter Excerpt

From Chapter 18 of my Novel: “NATALIE STONE Beyond Survival And Into the Light,” available on Amazon in Kindle and Paperback. Chapter 18        Two days later they meet not far from Arlington’s Unknown Soldiers monument. They shake hands briefly with a quick unsmiling, “Hi,” and he looks […]

Chapter Excerpt

From my Novel: NATALIE STONE Beyond Survival And Into The light.” This chapter precedes chapter 18. JALBANI Hassan, A Pakistani “spook,” a sly, robust man of the world who had greeted them with humor and bonhomie, meets Natalie and hacker friends, Philip and Jackson, at an open-air restaurant […]

Hillary wysiwyg?

A MARTIN J. RYAN Viewpoint What you think you see is what you won’t get. Let me preface the following by saying that after voting for Eisenhower I became a life long Democrat who voted for both Clinton and Obama, twice each. I used to be a Liberal […]


REVOLUTION. A Martin J. Ryan VIEWPOINT. Remember this one? Read John Adams, regarding his Thoughts on Government in 1776: Government is instituted for the common good; for the protection, safety, prosperity, and happiness of the people; and not for profit, honor, or private interest of any one man, […]

Free Trade Globalization

Globalization: The New World Order. A Martin J. Ryan VIEWPOINT. What lies beyond the thrust of this Free Trade article is the inevitable growth of robotic automation replacing human labor in the not too distant future, which may result in an escalation in social upheaval. The phrase I […]