Hell or High Water: A Short Story

This story began, as so many do, as an opening scene that kept rolling in my head for several days until I finally sat down...

Primeval Novel Update

I've been working on a pivotal scene in my extensive novel Primeval, about midway through Part III, that I've been putting off for months (to be...

For Future Reference: A Short Story Challenge

One day, I decided to challenge myself, see if I could just sit down and write a story. This was a completely different, unique process...

Examination Day | A Short Story by Henry Slesar

One day during a discussion about books, a friend recommended I read the story Examination Day by Henry Slesar. It took awhile to finally find a...

Video: The Bundy Ranch Story

I believe that many (or even most) people don't understand what the 2014 Bundy Ranch standoff was actually about. In fact, I've actually witnessed someone ignorantly say "they...

Reversing (Or Even Eliminating) Type 2 Diabetes Through Proper Nutrition

My brother and I run a pool & spa service company in Las Vegas, and some time ago we picked up a new client and...

I’ve Finally Found Healthy Eggs!

In a recent blog article entitled A Word About Eggs & Inflammation, I explained the extremely high omega-6 (pro-inflammatory) fatty acids contained in factory-raised chicken eggs,...

A Word About Eggs & Inflammation

Omega-6 fatty acids are pro-inflammatory, whereas omega-3 fatty acids are anti-inflammatory, therefore counteracting the inflammatory effects of omega-6. So whenever possible, we want to reduce...

Are You a Time Thief?

I’ve written on this topic before, and my position hasn’t changed: people who don’t keep their time commitments, those who are perpetually late—for no substantial reason—are irresponsible...

The Lowest Animal

The following essay was written by Mark Twain sometime around 1896 – 1897 (both dates are listed by various sources online); and according to the Mark Twain Project,...

G. Edward Griffin Crash Course Video on The Creature From Jekyll Island: The Fed & Its Nefarious Agenda

“Permit me to issue and control the money of a  nation, and I care not who makes its laws!”  ~  Mayer Amschel Rothschild Many years ago, while...

My Dark Fiction Collection Rolling The Bones is Now Available in Hardcover!

The extended edition of my dark fiction collection Rolling The Bones is now available in hardcover, along with paperback and Kindle versions. BOOK DESCRIPTION: Sometimes...

About My Art: Why I Pursue Quality Over Quantity

In past discussions concerning my blog, and my writing in general, people have urged me to start throwing stuff up on my blog to sell (such...

Please Note: Blog Redesign In Process…

Just a note to visitors: Earlier in the year I took this blog down, and have recently resurrected it, completely redesigned and rebranded. So, though...

Why I Always Pick Up Pennies

“Find a penny, pick it up, and all the day you’ll have good luck!” Yes, we’ve all heard, and chanted—and perhaps even believed—that little rhyme....

Today’s Cognition:

“Civilizations are created by individuals;
they are destroyed by collectives.”

~ Butler Shaffer

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