Daily Prompt: Nice Is as Nice Does Tell us about the nicest thing you've ever done. Photographers, artists, poets: show us KINDNESS. I've done a lot of stuff in my life. Whether or not it was "nice" or "not so nice" is not for me to judge. Only the recipient of whatever it was could possibly … Continue reading HOW ABOUT A BISCUIT?
Well how about that blizzard, eh? I mean wow. Fully 4 inches ... well ... maybe three. Yeah, it's very cold, I'll grant you that and it sure is pretty, the world all decorated in whiteness. But not exactly the massive snow event they predicted. I should have known how it would play out. The … Continue reading THE MORNING AFTER THE BIG SNOW (NOT)
Ouch! That really hurts! My back's been a mess since I was a kid. Fell off one horse too many. Rebuilt in 1967 — fusion and laminectomy using saws and chisels — long before micro surgery and instrumentation. I'm not special because I deal with pain. I've got plenty of company. It's just sometimes, I feel … Continue reading AN OVER-CROWDED LIFEBOAT
Encounter with Tiber, by Buzz Aldrin & John Barnes Originally published in July 1996, Encounter With Tiber was released on Kindle on May 28, 2013. I'm a lifelong fan of science fiction and space exploration. I watched the moon landing in 1969 -- the glory days of NASA -- and dreamed I'd see space flight become accessible … Continue reading BEYOND THE MOON: ENCOUNTER WITH TIBER, ALDRIN AND BARNES