Category Archives: Author Bill Powers

Evolution of “The Pharm House”

How did I come up with the story and title for The Pharm House?  My first attempt at writing a …  

Posted in Author Bill Powers, Bill Powers, Medical Suspense/Thriller, The Pharm House, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Borgias

  Speaking of Toxicologist (as in Nicholas Harding in The Pharm House), any aficionados of The Borgias out there? As …  

Posted in Author Bill Powers, Bill Powers, History, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Just what is a Toxicologist?

Nicholas Harding, the protagonist in my first novel, The Pharm House, is a toxicologist by training, like myself. When I …  

Posted in Author Bill Powers, Bill Powers, Medical Suspense/Thriller, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Power of Poisons

A couple of years ago, when I saw that the American Museum of Natural History in New York, was running …  

Posted in Author Bill Powers, Bill Powers, Medical Suspense/Thriller, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Cute and Venomous

“Poison is in everything, and no thing is without poison. The dosage makes it either a poison or a remedy.” …  

Posted in Author Bill Powers, Bill Powers, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Toxicology of The Terror

Above – HMS Terror shipwreck In my previous blog (The Terror of The Terror), I shared with you my minor …  

Posted in Author Bill Powers, Bill Powers, Suspense/Thriller Novel, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

The Terror of The Terror

              Have you ever experienced a story, be it a television show or series, …  

Posted in Author Bill Powers, Bill Powers, Book, Suspense/Thriller Novel, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

What Is Strauss-Howe Generational Theory?

Strauss-Howe Generational Theory is another esoteric concept that I stumbled across while doing research for a storyline. It’s a little …  

Posted in Author Bill Powers, Bill Powers, Psychology | Leave a comment

What Is Ericksonian Hypnosis?

Under conditions of traditional hypnosis, the client is fully aware that they are being hypnotized. You have all see the …  

Posted in Author Bill Powers, Bill Powers, Medical Mystery, Psychology | Leave a comment

Dark, Malevolent Personality Traits

Let’s hope that you don’t know any of these “dark” types, unless you are a mystery/thriller author, in which case …  

Posted in Author Bill Powers, Bill Powers, Literary Links, Medical Mystery, Psychology | Leave a comment
  • Keep up to date

From the Blog

Evolution of “The Pharm House”

How did I come up with the story and title for The Pharm House?  My first attempt at writing a …