Insomnia!

Monday, August 5, 2013

I’m coming off of two bad nights of sleep in a row, and for no particular reason. Every once in a while insomnia sneaks up from behind and…

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Links to Astound and Amaze PLUS Captain Pike!

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Last night I had a running dream that I had been an extra on Firefly. Apparently I’d been  a crewman named Ryre who mostly stayed in the background, but…

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Oranges, Smoranges

Friday, July 26, 2013

I love oranges. Hands-down, an orange is my favorite fruit. The problem is that for the last twenty years or so I’ve rarely been able to find a…

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Link Day

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

I need to hit the ground running today, so I’m going to hook you up with some nifty and eclectic links. First, a post from my talented writer…

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Weekend Trek

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

It was a busy weekend. The family drove to St. Louis Friday night so I could wake up Saturday morning and fly to Minnesota to hear my son’s…

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Of Blackhearts, Laptops, and Turkeys

Thursday, July 11, 2013

First, a link I thought a lot of my visitors might find of interest. My friend Nathan Long, vastly underappreciated master of sword-and-sorcery adventure, penned a really neat…

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Man At Work

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

All morning I’ve been transferring files from my Asus laptop to my brand new MacBook Pro. The old one isn’t dead and had served me well except for…

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Jones Adventures on the 4th of July

Monday, July 8, 2013

It’s been a relaxing weekend here at Jones central. On Thursday afternoon we saddled up the horses and rode around the pasture for a while. Some family friends…

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Landstalker

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

For the last week or so my son’s been playing an old Sega adventure game called Landstalker, aided by my wife. I bought it for my wife years…

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A Prayer for Heroes

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

I sat down the other evening with my wife and son for my second viewing of The 13th Warrior. I hadn’t seen it for a long while, and…

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