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

TBT…

An interesting article on shooting sixguns in competition(s) The increasingly popular shooting matches of the National Congress of Old West Shooters and the Single Action Shooting Society are perhaps more than a healthy sport. Old West-style shooting could be considered … Continue reading

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Writer’s group…

We have a rather ‘eclectic’ writers’ group in town, to put it mildly. It’s run out of the local library, thanks to a proactive librarian, and really nice lady! One of her assistants is also a writer, so we have … Continue reading

So…

Apparently ‘puppy dog’ eyes really are a thing… It turns out our pet pooches have evolved human-like eyebrow muscles, which let them make the sad faces that melt our hearts, according to a new study published on Monday in the … Continue reading

Back to the writing…

New computer is loaded, updated, files moved, more updates, more files moved… Backed up… So now I can get back to writing. Sorry for the lack of a post, I can’t brain today after yesterday’s screwing around with the computers. … Continue reading

I’m done…

With Windoze… Old computer was dying, and MS said they weren’t continuing support for Win 7 Pro after this year. I hate Win 10 with a passion so… Or I will be as soon as I get all the @##%(*@( … Continue reading