Monday, July 17, 2017

When we moved here fourteen years ago, we planted some fruit trees on a small back strip just between our horse fence and an abandoned access road to the…

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Western Round-Up

Monday, July 10, 2017

I’ve continued to read outside of my usual genres, despite some great fantasy suggestions. Last year I tracked down and read all of Merle Constiner’s westerns, all of…

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4th of July in 2017

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

We had a lovely 4th of July here in our tower by the Sea of Monsters. For several days our small selection of chicken drummettes had been soaking…

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Martial Fitness

Monday, July 3, 2017

Every Saturday when my wife and I leave the karate dojo we head across the street to pick up horse grain or chicken feed or other necessities for our…

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Fantasy Recommendations

Friday, June 30, 2017

Having noticed that I almost NEVER talk about any modern fantasy these days, and further noticing that I have been reading nothing but books that are at least…

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In Thanks

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

On Memorial Day I woke early, fully intending to play some of my solitaire wargames, probably Heroes of Normandy. But I turned instead to the revision of a World…

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Max Latin

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

I’ve been reading a lot of short stories lately. Any of you out there read some Norbert Davis? Particularly the Max Latin collection from Altus Press? Man, there’s…

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Friday, April 14, 2017

A few weeks ago I sat down and resolved to examine my life a little. This may sound a bit grimmer than I’ve been feeling, but here it…

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Quick Update, Now with Conan

Monday, February 27, 2017

I’ll keep this brief. In my limited spare time I’ve been working on a couple of projects that I can hardly wait to reveal… but must. One of…

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First They Came…

Monday, January 30, 2017

If you’re going to make a sweeping change with the stroke of a pen that can potentially affect millions of people, then you’d best have contemplated the ramifications…

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