Category Archives: Writing

Invictus

Out of the night that covers me, Black as the Pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried aloud. Under the … Continue reading

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A Psalm of Life

I admit I’m usually not one for poetry; but every once in awhile something strikes me in just the right way. Plus, posting poems is an easy way to keep this blog from going stale while I’m busy. Here is … Continue reading

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This Will (Probably) Never Come In Handy

And yet, I’m posting it….

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The Lingo Barriers, Altruism, and the Importance of Linguistic Precision

I hang out with a lot of different groups representing great differences in political and philosophical positions; and I can tell you, trying to penetrate the lingo barriers can be difficult. Every group has their own words and phrases it … Continue reading

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Review: The Law of Nines, by Terry Goodkind

When reading The Law of Nines, I have to admit I felt a bit lied to. I was promised a “stand alone modern novel” and ended up getting a novel that was: 1) very much a fantasy story and, 2) … Continue reading

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