Da Vinci Detects

Da Vinci Detects

Da Vinci Detects

Renaissance Florence at the zenith of its artistic splendor is the backdrop for this historically sequel to A Borgia Daughter Dies.  Leonardo da Vinci uncovers a serial killer while working for the infamous Niccolò Machiavelli on a secret project for the Florentine Republic. A feared … [Read More]

A Borgia Daughter Dies

Cover-A Borgia Daughter Dies

A Borgia Daughter Dies

The saga of the Borgias and the lives of Leonardo da Vinci and the young Machiavelli form the accurate historical background of this murder mystery, set in the opulence of Renaissance Rome and Milan.  Machiavelli’s illegitimate daughter and … [Read More]

Following the Evidence

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Was Leonardo da Vinci a gay pedophile?

To include a fun biography of Leonardo da Vinci, my principal detective, I extensively  researched his sexuality for my $2.99 e-book, A Borgia Daughter Dies. Bottom line: he was either bisexual or heterosexual. For a quick, fun read about the period and da Vinci's life, you can get A Borgia Daughter Dies here: Purchase at Amazon ($2.99) .  The controversy over his sexuality is so fascinating that it forms the historical backdrop for my next book, tentatively titled Da Vinci Detects, available … [Read More...]

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Leonardo da Vinci and Ferguson, Missouri

Reading about the United States Justice Department investigation of Ferguson, Missouri has me thinking about what happened to Leonardo da Vinci when he was a young man. The Justice Department investigation has decided that, after the botched investigation, … [Read More]