A Look at Larissa, Greece – An Ancient City

My first book, “In the Blood of the Greeks” takes places in a small Greek town called Larissa – an ancient city dating back 5,000 years. It is situated in Thessaly – The Germans favoured the city during World War II because of it’s location and the rail line...

Interview: MediaBlvd Magazine Interview May 2006

Here’s an old interview I gave for MediaBlvd Magazine from May 2006. INTERVIEW FROM MEDIABLVD MAGAZINE 22 May 2006 Intertwined Souls: An Interview with Author Mary D. Brooks By Kenn Gold Set against the historical backdrop of a German occupied village in World...

Auschwitz: Tourist Attraction Or Memorial?

The Sydney Morning Herald has an article about Auschwitz and whether it should be a tourist “attraction”. Click here to read – it’s a very good article. My thoughts on this is that I’m torn between yes, obliterate that place from the face of the earth and let’s keep...

When Worlds Collide

This is an episode of the Twilight Zone Mary Style – my wonderful (and very industrious editor) has found these AMAZING headstones today that totally blew me away. These are REAL people who I had no clue who they were when I made up the names of my characters. I...

The Perfect Aryan Baby? Goebbels Thought So…He was Wrong

Sometimes a story comes along that you just have to smile about. We all know the story of how the Nazis wanted the perfect Aryan race and the horrific methods they used to create this new society. This article (originally posted in the NY Post) proves that not even...