Author Archives: russtowne

About russtowne

My wife and I have been married since 1979. We have 3 adult children and 4 young grandsons. I manage a wealth management firm I founded in 2003. My Beloved is a Special Education teacher for Kindergartners and First Graders. I'm a published author of 23 books in a variety of genres for grownups and children. In addition to my family, friends, investing, and writing, my passions include reading, watching classic movies, experiencing waves crashing on rocky shores, hiking in ancient redwood forests, and enjoying our small redwood grove and fern garden.

A Child’s Observation

Photo credit: Jorg Karg via Unsplash.com A little girl was sitting on her grandfather’s lap as he read her a bedtime story. From time to time, she would take her eyes off the book and reach up to touch his … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Wake-Up Call

via Monday Morning Wake-Up Call I really like this, especially these lines: The purpose of life is not to maintain personal comfort; it’s to grow the soul…”The work” does not need to be grand, only fitting. It is guided by … Continue reading

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A Powerful First Kiss

Photo Credit: Tom Mossholder via Unsplash.com Their first kiss was giving him CPR during his heart attack. He lived, and they found they’d had a crush on each other for some time. Now that’s what I call a happy ending … Continue reading

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Bordello Justice on Sale Now!

The ebook version is available for sale now on Amazon!: Bordello Justice With love, Russ

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Friday Holy Humor

Photo credit: Aaron Burden via Unsplash.com A little girl became restless as the preacher’s sermon dragged on and on. Finally, she leaned over to her mother and whispered, “Mommy, if we give him the money now, will he let us … Continue reading

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Bordello Justice is Coming!

My latest book, Bordello Justice, features adventure, hard-hitting action, danger, humor, and a touch of passion and romance. Traveling from Massachusetts to California in search of answers to his brother’s mysterious death, Will McKinnon encounters an enchanting woman who plunges him headlong into … Continue reading

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A Great Idea and Mindset!

Image credit: Angelo Pantazis via Unsplash Carlsberg is replacing its plastic six-pack rings with glue! It’ll save 75% of the plastic that otherwise would hav been used, and it appears they’re willing to share the idea with competitors rather patent … Continue reading

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