James McCrone.

James McCrone - Other writings

McCrone's work both on an off the page deals with politics and issues of social responsibility, accountability and justice.


Dark Network, October 20, 2017 - Details  Reviews
"Virtue is more to be feared than vice, because its excesses are not subject to the regulation of conscience." (Adam Smith)

Faithless Elector, March 23, 2016 - Details  Reviews
"I seen my opportunity, and I took it." (Geo. Washington Plunkett, Tammany Hall)

Emergency Powers, coming next! -
"No battle plan survives contact with the enemy." (Helmth von Moltke, Prussian Army Field Marshall)

Culinati, a play that asks, "What would you serve if your life depended on it?" upcoming

Milton & Marvel, a historical novel - upcoming

The Quickest of Us - unpublished
"If we had a keen sense of life about us, it would be like watching the grass grow or hearing the squirrel's heartbeat, and we should die of that roar that lies at the other side of silence. As it is, the quickest of us walk about well wadded with stupidity."

Hours - unpublished


"Service," a monologue. Anchovy Review. December 1993 Seattle, WA
"In the Valley of the Moon," a short story. Arnazella. May 1993 Bellevue Community College
"Expectation," Arnazella. May 1992
The Quickest of Us. Chapters 1 and 2 excerpted in two parts in bricolage, University of Washington Vol. 4, Nos. 1 and 2 1987
"Spring and Chocolate Milk," Matrix, University of Washington. 22 January 1986
"Inertia," Feminist Baseball September, 1985
"In My Solitude," Fusion West. Summer 1985. The Evergreen State College Service

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