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20th Anniversary of Nest of Vipers – new Preface

Posted by on Feb 26, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

  Temptation:  The theme that runs through Nest of Vipers is ancient, modern, ubiquitous: from Adam and Eve to the Lord’s Prayer’s wonderfully poetic Lead us not into temptation, it’s always been there…. I wrote Nest of Vipers twenty years ago in what now seems by comparison almost an age of innocence.   Has anything changed?   I have changed.  I escaped investment banking to write full time.  I got married, had three children, lived in Peru, London and the Middle East, spent two weeks as a hostage in Iran, was mercifully released, and now live in the wilds of the countryside.   The financial landscape has changed.  It’s been an eventful 20...

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