6/19/17 Coy Dogs in the Country

We have coyotes in the country. So do many of you in urban environments. We also have coy dogs. So do many of you in urban environments. Coyotes are smart, hunt in packs, but are very shy and wary. You do not see them often though you frequently hear them nearby. They make a terrific…

6/14/17 My 2nd Amendment

I am a firm supporter of our 2nd Amendment, which should be a constant reminder to all of us of the times when only the elite, the aristocracy in power, were allowed to bear arms. The elite aristocracy completely understood the dangers of letting the common folk be armed. The subjugators could hardly allow armed…

6/6/17 Perilous Living

I touched on that the other day. I said, “Living is fraught with peril.” And so it is. Everything has risks. Every action has a reaction. Newton and his third law of motion says that for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. Sometimes we get the planned reaction. Occasionally we get a…

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,…