6/3/17 Houston Tomorrow

Pneumonia. Then relapse of Pneumonia. Then no sleep since my restless legs medicine decided not to work at all. One simply can’t sleep when one’s legs are running marathons. Then nasty side effects from Levaquin (levofloxacin). Look them up and see for yourself what they are. Mine primarily showed up as an all over painful…

5/3/17 The Pneumonia Menace

After having had a good time at The Alabama Folk School, I returned home, more tired than I perhaps should have been. While I did not keep raucous hours at Camp McDowell, since I don’t keep raucous hours, I did not get much sleep. Sleep for me, is sometimes as elusive as Bigfoot. Have you…

4/30/17 The Alabama Folk School

I was elated to be asked by the great Herb Trotman to be a part of the volunteer staff of the Alabama Folk School held week before last a beautiful Camp McDowell in Nauvoo, Alabama. The Folk School has been going on for ten years now. The have instruction in music and arts and crafts.…

4/30/17 Lots to Write about, but This First

David and Mary are an African-American couple who have worked odd jobs for my family off and on for years. David and Mary are simple. They are slow witted. If you could combine their IQ, I expect it would be hard pressed to get beyond 100. They are limited in the tasks they can do,…

4/12/17 Calling THE DAILY CALLER’s Hand

I have enjoyed reading THE DAILY CALLER for several years. It is on my regular places to visit on my daily perusals of news sites. I think I have seen the best of them, though. The recent brouhaha over the doctor that was forcibly removed from the United Airlines Flight has made quite a stir.…

4/11/17 Banning Cars in Sweden

The terrorist attack in Stockholm this past Friday has led to an editorial in a Swedish newspaper calling for banning cars from Swedish cities to stop terror attacks. The editorial cited that ideology was not to blame, but cars and trucks. Let’s ban everything a terrorist might use to create death and mayhem on public…

4/9/17 A Dry Spell

I am going through a dry spell. I suppose dry spells overtake us all from time to time. This one seems particularly barren, more so than the typical dry spell. It will pass. I have been a faithful blog writer for over eight years now. I have thousands of pages written and mostly edited. Occasionally…