Author C.M. Fields Attending! "A Life as a Stock"

C.M. Fields, the author of "A Life as a Stock" will be with us to discuss his book!
Book Review:
"A Life as a Stock" is a great read largely because of Fields’ ability to successfully traverse current trends in order to produce a plausible future reality. The story flows fast and it contains somewhat of a moral cautionary note as the reader watches Rick struggle. If we draw parallels between today’s world and Rick’s story we see that as financial success continues to serve as marker of individual achievement we have to take great care to interject humanity into the system or otherwise our lives do essentially become commodities on a stock market. Fields creates a morally ambiguous future… in other words, Fields leaves the values and realities of the future free of moral judgment instead showing the both ends of the spectrum of opportunity. "A Life as a Stock" offers a relevant and captivating glimpse into an imagined future offering the reader the chance to explore innovative perspectives.

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  • Martha C.

    Great fun, interesting conversation,new ideas and Carlos was very open to our thoughts. I love a conversation that makes one start thinking or rethinking ideas. And the wine was Yummy!

    2 · July 17, 2013

  • Deborah

    Enjoyed the conversation with Carlos. I think he has some great ideas about the blending of societal needs and capitalism.

    1 · July 17, 2013

  • CM F.

    All, one last thing before I forget... I will appreciate your kindness in sharing your reviews at Amazon (http://www.amazon.com/Life-as-Stock-ebook/dp/B005WUF1VQ/ref=sr_1_1_bnp_1_kin?ie=UTF8&qid=1374041669&sr=8-1&keywords=%22a+life+as+a+stock%22) or any other book stores. Also, my page at the Independent Author Network is here: http://www.independentauthornetwork.com/c-m-fields.html

    Regards,
    -cm

    July 17, 2013

  • CM F.

    All, thank you so much for such a warm welcome! Your conversation, comments and jokes were all great and super entertaining. I had a lot of fun and your feedback was eye opening. Thanks! - cm

    July 16, 2013

    • Babs

      I'm told I missed a good conversation about your book and that you were a big hit with the group! I'm so sorry I was unwell and unable to make it. :( Thanks for your generosity in sharing copies of the book and for attending the gathering. I do hope perhaps you'll come to some of our future events.

      1 · July 16, 2013

    • CM F.

      Babs, I hope you recover quick. Yeah, it was a lot of fun and I'm looking forward to a repeat! Thank you again for your kindness and such a warm welcome!

      July 17, 2013

  • Martha C.

    Awww get better soon Babs

    1 · July 16, 2013

    • Babs

      You're so sweet, thank you Martha!

      July 16, 2013

  • Dottie

    I have really enjoyed the book but I am unable to attend due to last minute conflict.

    1 · July 16, 2013

    • Babs

      Thanks for the update, Dottie. We hope to see you next month!

      July 16, 2013

  • CM F.

    Great fun, great conversation and great feedback. loved it!

    1 · July 16, 2013

  • Babs

    Sorry all, home sick!

    July 16, 2013

    • CM F.

      I hope you recover quick Babs! Perhaps we can meet another time.

      1 · July 16, 2013

  • Shannon P.

    We will be in the front of the restaurant. And if you have to cancel, be sure to let us know ASAP. Looking forward to seeing everyone!

    1 · July 16, 2013

    • CM F.

      See you guys there! Looking forward to it! :-)

      July 16, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I will not be able to make it. I apologize profusely.

    July 15, 2013

    • Shannon P.

      Thanks for letting us know! We'll see you next month.

      July 15, 2013

  • CM F.

    hi everyone. I'm really looking forward to meeting you!

    July 3, 2013

    • Babs

      We're excited to have you with us this month, and we're absolutely enjoying your book!!

      1 · July 5, 2013

    • CM F.

      Nice! :-) I'm so glad you're liking it! I'm really looking forward to our conversation!

      1 · July 5, 2013

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