Alfred Colo’s writings have just enough edge to surround, dig under and to extract meanings which lie no deeper than just beneath the surface. In a manner, which at once entertains, informs, guides and delights with lovely garlands of words, to surprise his readers, a plethora of insight, wisdom, verve and invention, rhyme to flavor his creative juices with style and expectation, a cut above, leading his fans craving more.
Not an overnight success, Colo is, nonetheless on a rising, steady, but promising journey, receiving more and more favor and attention by an attracted, and expanding fan base of readers, returning multiple times for extra helpings of the kind of gratification he dispenses. Their additional purchases are assurance that he’ll stick around until his pen runs dry, to whet their appetites and quench their thirsts. With this fifth book in just three years, he is mindful to express his revelations of past and present, in new ways, through subjects, which swing from the innocence of youth to the maturation of later years, in COMING OF AGE.