Monthly Archives: May 2016

IS IT TRUE, IS IT KIND?

Here in the good old US of A we are engaged in what must be the most contentious presidential campaign in recent memory.  While no one is challenging duels and recruiting their seconds (yet), the verbal assaults, still early in … Continue reading

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Don’t Take It For Granted

Originally posted on A Momma's View:
Today was a good reminder that we can never take what we have for granted. While our girls were playing a fantastic soccer game a boy lost his dad. When the family left…

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MY HAPPIEST CHILDHOOD MEMORIES

I did not write the following post.  This is something sent to my wife by her eldest daughter in honor of Mother’s Day.  I am posting it because I feel that the sentiments expressed need to be shared. “I had … Continue reading

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DRIVE/FLY BY WIRE

The computer age has totally altered the way vehicles are operated.  No longer are there mechanical or hydraulic linkages between the operator’s controls and the devices being controlled.  No steering shafts turning a gear box to change the direction of … Continue reading

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THANKS, I NEEDED THAT

Writing can be a lonely pursuit.  We craft the tales and present them to the public in hopes that they will be well received.  Sometimes we will get unsolicited feedback from a reader and when that happens, whether it is … Continue reading

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SCAMIFICATION

The complete set of plays by William Shakespeare contain 835,997 words.  Of these something over 1700 were coined by the Bard himself.  Whenever faced with a situation where no existing word accurately conveyed the meaning and intent he wished to … Continue reading

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HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY AGAIN

Today is the day set aside to honor all the mothers in our lives.  One day out of 365.  Sometimes I think it should be the other way around and that we should set aside only one day each year … Continue reading

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