Grrr…

Welp, apparently yesterday’s post lit off the spambots again! 20-30 an hour from 0600, until I went to bed last night. This is the outage map PP sent me last night… Note who has ZERO people without power… 339,840 homes … Continue reading

So, they’re going to shut off the power…

The ‘new’ fire prevention effort for northern California is to have the utilities turn off the power!!! Citing the potential for extremely dry air and steady winds of up to 30 mph, with gusts that experts said could be twice … Continue reading

Okay, try THIS one…

This is the next chapter in the MilSF novel… Still no idea where I’m going with this one. At this point, I’m just along for the ride. Comments/recommendations appreciated, as always. Chapter 9 Once everyone was gathered in the mess, … Continue reading

End of an era…

On Oct. 3, 2019, three P-3C Orions belonging to VP-40, coming from Souda Bay, Crete, landed at Lajes Field. The aircraft were the first P-3s belonging to the “Fighting Marlins” to perform a stopover in the Azores, on their way … Continue reading

Random SF snippet…

This is from the random MilSF book kicking around in my Muse, since she deserted me on The Grey Man today… Sigh… Stream of consciousness, etc… Comments/recommendations appreciated as always. Chapter 8 Four divs later, Ghost was moored to Station … Continue reading

Sigh…

And he learns all kind of new skills, and how to dress ‘properly’ for work… And he learns about staying healthy, how to exercise, and a number of other things! AND gets paid for it!   … Continue reading

The silencing continues…

This is absolutely unbelievable! Charleston Mayor Amy Shuler Goodwin canceled an upcoming appearance at the West Virginia Book Festival after its administrators declined her request that they nix a presentation from an author with outspoken anti-LGTBQ views. Who did they … Continue reading

Net Humor!!!

Busy with stuff, so you get humor… Will Rogers died in a plane crash in 1935, but many of the things he said never grow old. – Never kick a cow chip on a hot day. – There are two … Continue reading

TBT…

Good times, and bad times… At places like this… Not so good in places like this… But I don’t regret it at all… I would do it over in a heartbeat. But I sure would have liked a quieter work … Continue reading

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Aviators and cancer…

This came over the mil email net and I wanted to share it for those who might be interested… Increased cancer risks in military aviators.  I normally do not post things on-line or to various groups, but I believe the … Continue reading