My relationship with Nelson DeMille

My life-long relationship with Author Nelson DeMille by Thomas Block Neither one of us is counting it up any longer, but since readers will probably want a number I’ll cipher one for you: as of today, Nelson DeMille and I have been close friends for slightly more than 62 years.  Matter of fact, we both learned the beginning skills of reading and writing at precisely the same time.  We sat next to each other...

“Mayday” – by Nelson DeMille and Thomas Block

With his life-long friend and writing collaborator Nelson DeMille, Mayday was originally written in 1979 and updated extensively after that. This Internationally bestselling airline adventure/disaster story was made into a CBS Movie of the Week in 2005. Twelve miles above the Pacific Ocean, a missile strikes a jumbo passenger jet. The flight crew is crippled or dead. Now, defying both nature and man, three survivors must achieve the impossible. Land the plane. From the...