“Danny Olmes’ folksy memoir packs a punch. He combines the wisdom gained from personal reflection with the lessons of an 'ordinary' American living through extraordinary times. He has written a sweet tale for the country he loves.”
— MIRANDA DEVINE, New York Post columnist and author of Laptop from Hell
“Danny Olmes, a so-called ‘ordinary guy,’ has written an extraordinary book that offers countless life lessons the rest of us would be wise to heed and even emulate. Here’s another important lesson: put this on your must-read list. Now.”
— LEN SHAPIRO, longtime Washington Post sportswriter, columnist, and editor
“Memoirs of an Ordinary Guy is a unique and inspiring read. Penned in a series of vignettes, Danny captures the spirit of the 'Everyman' through introspective insights that will help readers contemplate the value of everyday experiences and living in the moment. Compassion for others and the importance of self are the essence of Danny’s work and a must read for those seeking self-awareness and integration into a more rich and full life.”
— LT. COL. DAVID RICHARDSON, USMC, Ret. and author of War Story
“It has been my pleasure to see the development of Danny Olmes’ thought-provoking book, Memoirs of an Ordinary Guy, from its very early stages to publication. Danny’s goal has always been to capture life experiences that are not only meaningful to him but will also encourage readers to reflect on their own lives. Danny has succeeded in his objective, and I have no doubt that every reader will come away from this touching book with new perspectives on life.”
— CHUCK CASCIO, longtime freelance writer and author of The Fire Escape Stories and six other books
"Danny Olmes has engraved his soul on paper. I found the beautiful stories in Memoirs of an Ordinary Guy to be both a blessing and a guide: they are delicate reminders that there is always something beautiful to see, always something important to learn, and always an opportunity to live a better version of ourself."
— DR. ZELLA L. MANSSON, editorial specialist, proofreader for two USA Today best-selling anthologies
"Danny is one of the most introspective, thoughtful, and deliberate individuals I've ever met. His book is a testament for how he moves through the world, offering a deeper perspective in how other people can move through the world and live a much more heart-filled life. Proud to see this work in the world and know it will intercept the right people at the right time and make a large difference."
— BRYAN WISH, Founder and CEO of Arcbound
"I had the pleasure of hearing this audiobook in depth as we produced it. It’s a wonderful and warm book chocked full of wisdom and wit. Daniel’s created a thought provoking book that stays with you as you encounter life’s challenges. It’s truly worth every minute."
— BUDDY SPEIR, Producer of Memoirs of an Ordinary Guy audio version, 38NorthStudio
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