Research, writing, and info dumps…

Or how far down the rabbit hole do you go??? TL;DR everyone writes differently! Now that I’ve said that… I started writing because I hated the perfect characters and how often the weapons were misportrayed (e.g. WRONG). Now I have … Continue reading

Mondaze humor…

Some of y’all will see this… NEWS FROM THE YEAR 2059 Ozone created by electric cars now killing millions in the seventh largest country in the world, Mexifornia, formerly known as California. White minorities still trying to have English recognized … Continue reading

The cloud…

Is our ‘friend’, making everything easier… NOT! From a friend re Cloudflare, so much for personal ‘security’ by using something other than Google or Safari- If you’re having trouble getting past Cloudflare’s “Are you a Human” checkbox… – Using Firefox? … Continue reading

Hooks…

Or how to grab your readers with those first lines of your stories… These were collected and shared around a number of years ago, but hold true even today! Note that a number of the authors are women… DON’T LOOK … Continue reading

DEI or DIE???

Apparently, Virginia is paralleling Texas in dumping DEI in universities! Two public universities in Virginia have scrapped their planned diversity, equity, and inclusion requirements after a review by Gov. Glenn Youngkin’s (R-VA) administration. Virginia Commonwealth University and George Mason University canceled their plans to implement DEI-oriented classes as … Continue reading

Ye ghods…

Welp, this administration continues to PROVE they can spend money on… stuff… The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law earmarked $7.5 billion for EV charging, with $5 billion allocated to states, but the slow rollout has resulted in just 7 charging stations. Higher … Continue reading

Grrr…

Once again the government is ‘fudging’ the numbers on inflation… Call it a preview of Wednesday’s release of the official inflation figures for April, but American consumers say they expect inflation to go higher — and stay there longer. A … Continue reading

Random quotes…

These came over the transom from the mil-email string… “To say of what is that it is not, or of what is not that it is, is false;  while to say of what is that it is, or of what … Continue reading

Recipes…

Since y’all want recipes… Crawfish Etouffee- 4 pounds cleaned crawfish tails 1/2 pound butter 2 cups chopped onion 1 cup chopped celery 2 cups chopped bell peppers 4 cloves smashed garlic 4 bay leaves 2 cups chopped green onions 1 … Continue reading