Entries by william

DESTINED TO WRITE

If you are reading this then you’re on my website www.williamddarling.com. If you were interested enough to read the About Me (hyperlink to About Me) you have seen that I was bold enough to opine that “I was born to write novels.” Since I only recently published my first novel, Morgan’s Point, (hyperlink to kindle site) you might think me […]

LOVE OF MONEY IS THE ROOT OF ALL EVIL?

Poor money, it’s always the fall guy for the evils committed by man. Money is but a substitute for the material things that a society values. Would it be more accurate to blame greed? In some instances (say you are dying and need a transplant) the need for money means the difference between life and […]

WREATH LAYING DAY – ARLINGTON CEMETERY

  There are moments in all of our lives when we fervently wonder, “How did I get here?” The events of that moment are  dramatically different from where we believed that life would take us. If 15 years earlier we could have magically been shown how our lives would turn out we might have mistaken it […]

YOU, ME, FREE WILL AND PREDESTINATION

I am fascinated by the concept of predestination. Was I predestined to write about it or did my free will lead me to this post? I don’t pretend to be an expert about this staggeringly difficult concept, but it won’t stop me from thinking out loud about it. If you have the answer to the […]