Bob Long was born in the Bronx, NY and grew up in a close-knit blue collar family. His education and work experience is in engineering and finance, as a senior executive at Fortune 500 companies and a small business owner. He has worked in a variety of industries including transportation, finance, healthcare and technology. He has many interests including fishing, gardening, sports and surfing the Internet.
He likes to write about subjects for which he has a passionate interest and can draw on his experience as a engineer, businessman and outdoors-man.
He currently lives in Texas with his wife of 25+ years, 2 teen age children and bunch of dogs.
DC Cuts: How the Federal Budget Went from a Surplus to a Trillion Dollar Deficit in 10 Years
by Bob Long
Price: $8.97 USD. 32320 words.
Published on March 23, 2013. Nonfiction.
This book by former Division Controller at a Fortune 500 company dissects the federal budget from the point of view of someone far outside the Beltway.
o Find out how the budget went from a surplus to a string of trillion dollars deficits
o Discover where your tax dollars are being spent
o See what it takes to balance the budget again in 5 years
The EZ Guide to Building a Koi Pond
by Bob Long
Price: $8.77 USD. 13590 words.
Published on March 22, 2013. Nonfiction.
Bring the relaxing sights and sounds of a water garden into your yard
o Enjoy the colorful activity of koi as they dart and splash in a garden pond !
o Grow regal water lilies, lotus and other aquatic plants
o Fall asleep to the soothing sounds of a backyard waterfall!
Here is the complete guide to building a koi pond and raising these magnificent, ornamental fish. This book is chock full of use
The EZ Guide to Aeroponics, Hydroponics and Aquaponics
by Bob Long
Price: $8.77 USD. 10870 words.
Published on August 15, 2012. Nonfiction.
Three Books in One!
Learn how to create a sustainable food supply using the 3 best methods of soil less gardening; Hydroponics, Aeroponics and Aquaponics.
Grow delicious tasting and healthy fruit and vegetables year round. These gardening methods works just as well indoors or outdoors.
If you have the desire to be self sufficient and a passion for gardening this is the right book for you!
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