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    December 30, 2017


    “Little Teddy was next in line, he was pale, his palms were moist, he looked nervous.”

    The deep melodious tone of the narrator in Theodore’s dreams said. This type of lucent dreaming only happened during these episodic sleep things. 

    “Why am I having this damned dr...

    November 7, 2017

    This is an Anniversary story dedicated to my lovely wife Barbara Mangum.  Love you forever!

    Perhaps it was a dream, she thought. Perhaps if she pinched herself, she would wake up. But she didn’t want to wake up. She wanted to stay in this dream world where there were no...

    October 17, 2017

    The following Story was written for an XPRIZE fiction writing competition.  I did not win, but here it is for your enjoyment. the Prompt was you take off traveling from Japan to San Francisco, but you arrive 20 years in the future, 2037.   Enjoy!

    I guess I should h...

    June 2, 2017

    For anyone who speaks of the Greenhouse Effect, Global Warming, or Climate Change, in a dismissive way, for whatever reason. I would like to quote from Isaac Asimov when he spoke to an audience in January 14, 1989.

    “in fact…That we are facing problems that transcend nat...

    May 19, 2017


    In all of this talk about Healthcare, I would first like to point out we are not really talking about "Healthcare".  We are talking about access to Healthcare via a system known as Health Insurance.

    I believe that almost every person is able to admit that they think...

    May 12, 2017

    I am sitting here ROFLMAO! This might be a few days old, but I just saw it. The news that Trump met with the Russians in the Oval Office and pictures of Trump grinning like a School Girl meeting Lady GaGa. What has me rolling is the report that the trump administration...

    May 11, 2017

    I am feeling like I need to talk about this today so here it is. A couple of points about the ongoing debate over “Healthcare”, the topic that just won’t leave us alone, actually, the conversation is more about Health Insurance! The first point I would like to make is...