Welcome! Pull up a chair, and check out some thought provoking content, featuring the work of Michael D. Shaw, free lance writer, talk show guest, public speaker, and small business owner, who has an opinion on everything.

Formerly based in Los Angeles, but now ensconced in northern Virginia (safely outside the Beltway) Michael covers popular culture, politics, health care, true crime, history, and moral issues—often in a contrarian vein.

Bestwriters is an old domain for me, but I keep it since the name is cool, and it has some sentimental value. Please surf over to the links on the right to view hundreds of articles and blog posts—some of which date back to 1996.


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