LibertyCon Day 2…

We had a good day, lots of panels, caught up with more folks, and got to the Citywide Cafe for a quick dinner… If you’re ever in Chattanooga and are hungry, it’s the place to go! Good food, reasonably priced, … Continue reading

LibertyCon Day 1…

Basically a catch up day with folks I haven’t seen since last year, plus a few I saw last week… LOL 250 different panels and activities, plenty of things to do/see/listen to. As per my usual luck, I needed to … Continue reading

A win for the Navy!!!

The Department of Justice will drop its appeal of a federal court decision awarding disability benefits to tens of thousands of veterans who claim exposure to cancer- causing chemical defoliants while serving in the seas near Vietnam, handing advocates what appears … Continue reading

LibertyCon…

Here we go again! The tribe is gathering, and the usual suspects/miscreants will be roaming Chattanooga, TN for the weekend! The full schedule for LibertyCon is HERE. Saturday’s schedule, if you’re attending and want to listen to me blathering… 10:00AM … Continue reading

Snerk…

People DO vote with their dollars… Once again, Chick-fil-A has been named America’s favorite restaurant based on customer satisfaction. Full article, HERE. So, contrary to what the left has tried with the boycotts, getting them kicked out of airports and off campuses, … Continue reading

Sigh…

Now they’re blaming us baby boomers for F’ing up the country… The Baby Boomers ruined America. That sounds like a hyperbolic claim, but it’s one way to state what I found as I tried to solve a riddle.  Full article, … Continue reading

Home sweet home…

For a couple of days… Fyrecon is in the bag. Interesting little con, still working through some teething pains, but good potential. The master classes were good to excellent, according to every one I talked to, and I know the … Continue reading

Bad… bad… Lexophiles

You can tune a piano, but you can’t tuna fish. To write with a broken pencil is pointless. I changed my iPod’s name to Titanic.  It’s syncing now. England has no kidney bank, but it does have a Liverpool . … Continue reading

Another interesting day…

More panels today! Science for writing, and extrapolating for future scientific work, along with differentiation between hard and soft sciences. At lunch I met up with another shipmate, Michael Hooten, who also lives in the SLC area, and we had … Continue reading

Road trip…

In Layton, UT for FyreCon writer’s conference for a couple of days… This con is a little smaller, just getting started, but they do have some ‘masters’ classes being taught by some of the leading lights. Today I sat in … Continue reading