By Major Van Harl
Wisconsin –-(Ammoland.com)- A press person recently asked Gen. James Mattis, the Secretary of Defense what keeps him up at night. Implying what worries him. His response was nothing keeps him up, his actions as the leader of the strongest military in the world keeps other people up at night.
What keeps me up at night is Franklin Horton and his books in the Borrowed World Series. First off Mr. Horton keeps me up late reading his books as fast as I can and second I tend to ponder and yes, worry about the story line of his books.
I spoke to Mr. Horton and in the conversation I advised him I thought his apocalyptic genre was “low tech” but it was by no means meant to be disrespectful or taken as a negative opinion of his work. In fact it was meant as a very strong comment of support of his writing.
I explained, I read many apocalyptic type books. What I find is, usually the author has done a lot of research on the “big picture” and does not want that effort …Read the Rest