Welcome…

… but be forewarned. You’ve stumbled onto my patch of cyber “real” estate. If odd drawings of semi-naked, not-so-polite people will offend you, limit your views to the “Published Work” pages. Don’t go to… Continue reading

SOME DAY IN THE PARK

Being born is generally a good start;back then you were valued—loved, they say—simply for who you are. What you do has little to do with it; you can be little more than a… Continue reading

END SPECULATIVE PUNDITRY!

Here I am making a post of the type I, just this morning, told myself I was gonna stop reading! Try to stop, try to read fewer of, anyway. This could be a piece… Continue reading

CHILLIN’ IN BIGLY PARK

“The sumptuous age of stars and images is reduced to a few artificial tornado effects, pathetic fake buildings, and childish tricks which the crowd pretends to be taken in by to avoid feeling… Continue reading

CHASING TALES

The supremes said (in just the majority opinion) that what trump says doesn’t matter. The fact he said, “Donald J. Trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the… Continue reading

FIREWORKS AND HOT DOGMAS

  On one level, pyrotechnics and grilled meat are manifest pledges of allegiance to what the USA theoretically stands for, and on another, they are fun or yummy things to do on a… Continue reading

BITS OF BOTH

Modernist psychologists theorize that early childhood experiences have a huge impact on how we feel and what we do as adults, whether we realize this or not. Postmodernists, on the other hand, believe… Continue reading

TO BUILD FIRES

“[T]here seemed to be an indescribable darkness over the face of things. That was because the sun was absent from the sky. This fact did not worry the man.” That’s from the great… Continue reading

BLOOD SPORT

Who says the good ol’ U. S. of A. is not a democracy? It certainly is one, just not like the one described in civics books. Am I showing my age again? Do… Continue reading

THE ADULT ’HOOD

“Left school with a first class pass, Started work but as second class. School taught one and one is two. But right now, that answer just ain’t true.” Do you remember that bitter… Continue reading

AHUMANISM

Used to be the end of us was to be thus: Given, that we are valued only for what we do, then as our doing could be done more efficiently by machines, it… Continue reading