Posts Tagged ‘colton harris-moore’

The ‘Barefoot Bandit’ is on my mind. The so-called bandit actually is a 20-year-old high-school dropout named Colton Harris-Moore who yesterday was sentenced to 7 years in prison after pleading guilty to more than 30 counts of theft. I’ve been thinking about him in relation to a woman named Providence Hogan who stole more than […]

As you’ve probably noticed from my lack of posts lately, I’ve been away and really busy on a story. I’ve been chasing the “Barefoot Bandit,” aka Colton Harris-Moore, all over the Bahamas. He’s the 19-year-old fugitive who captured the attention of authorities by stealing five single engine planes after teaching himself how to fly. The […]

The hottest character in literature these days is Lisbeth Salander, the anti-heroine of Stieg Larsson’s Millennium trilogy, the first of which is “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.” The latest and last book “The Girl who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest” will be released in America this week. If you haven’t read these books, you should. […]

I just returned from a trip out west for a future “48 Hours Mystery.” For nearly a week, I was in the San Juan Islands, specifically Orcas Island which is a wonderful place. But every time I come to a place like this, which is quiet and beautiful and where everyone is pleasant, it’s just […]