Lee-Jackson Day (revisited from 2007)

Yesterday started as any normal day; my daughter Jaime and I took the boys to school, as always. My grandson Ryan, ten, goes all day and...

Lee-Jackson Day

First posted YEARS ago... still relevant Yesterday started as any normal day; my daughter Jaime and I took the boys to school, as always....

Back to the House at Pooh Corner

I was showing a friend, a coworker, how to see houses on Google maps the other day. She was excited. We looked at her house in England,...

Quinn: The Encore

When I was a kid, we’d sing the song there’s a hole in the bucket. There’s a hole in my bucket, dear Liza, dear Liza, There’s a hole in...

It's Only Words

Originally posted August 2016, but still so very relevant in content. The great enemy of truth is very often not the lie–deliberate,...

Not Merely a Tree (by Phyllis A. Duncan)

Our Tree Not long after I bought my first house in Northern Virginia, my then significant other found a tiny maple sapling in the scruffy...

Chickens: An Encore

Originally posted February, 2011. Like stories about Ryan, posts about Quinn went on for quite some time, look for future Quinn stories....

If Only I Were Sleeping

38yrs ago today, at roughly the 6am hour, I rose from my bed, walked down the stairs, flipped the power to the stereo on. John Lennon’s...

The Genetics of Politics

Today is normally JT's day to publish, but he has a lot going on. He'll share when he is ready. In the mean time... Spotify playlist to...

Mr. Red Sox (posted for Ed Cook)

I’ll confess, here in the land of Tom Brady and Patriot Nation I like Baseball more than football. As an avid baseball fan I, followed...

Dragons, Obesity, and the Future

This was originally posted in April 2011: I didn’t blog yesterday, but I wrote, or rather, I edited. I rewrote. Yeah. I have 10 of the...