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This is the same thing I talk about all the time. You know I’m a big fan of the saying, “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single st…

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Those who predict future violent events could be viewed as lofty. For example, in 1991, a pair of scholars predicted a great calamity called t…

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Got to see a video of the Reno Air Races the other day. It was just a short 3-minute clip of the Bronze T-6 Races. I was on the crew of the 2n…

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Man! I found some television channels the other day. I call it the Psycho Channel. It seems like every show has Psycho in the title. They don’…

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This is the same thing I talk about all the time. You know I’m a big fan of the saying, “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single st…

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It seems every single time I find something I really like it disappears. A few years ago Sonic introduced a Valentine’s Day shake that was jam…

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My flying lessons are going great. There is so much to learn but I am making some progress. I usually come early for my lessons. If I’m early …

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My favorite season is just around the corner. September 2, is the first day of dove season and the SgtMaj and I are already organizing our equ…

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It’s June 25, 1970. I’m taking my first official flight lesson with Mr. Huggins. I’m 18 and confident. I’m not your average fool. I’ve played …

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I was talking to a friend the other day and he asked me the oddest question. He asked me if The News had a printing press underneath the build…

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You can’t know what you don’t know. This introductory flight had me all fired up about learning to fly. Well, how do you go about getting flyi…

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This month I learned to fly 50 years ago! Like everyone, I don’t know where the time went. You do have to read about it though.

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Every January, then sometime in spring, and again in fall, we attempt to get back on track. You know, making changes “for a better me.” Well, …

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In less than a month I will have been flying 50 years. I soloed for the first time in August of 1970. It’s hard to believe that all that time …

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Following the advice from the song, “Don’t worry, be happy” isn’t as easy as it sounds, especially during the Coronavirus pandemic. It’s even …

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I’ve taken a liking to Joker, a movie about a man who descends into madness with the help of his brain injury and his environment. For most of…

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Hey, have you heard this story? A woman is on her front porch listening to a crow cawing. There is another sound and she wonders what kind of …

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Happy 4th of July. Who doesn’t love a parade?  I was watching a Parade this 4th of July. Several guys were standing nearby and the talk starte…

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For those of you interested, there are several good papers on ways to reduce stress during the COVID Pandemic. We all know stress is helped wi…

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Wow! The beach is covered with starfish. Don’t know the reason for this. There are hundreds, no thousands, maybe hundreds of thousands of star…

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Just the other day I had to walk by a penny and not pick it up. That really hurt me. I had several things in my hands. After getting rid of ev…

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Did you know wine is a solvent for pasty accumulations that are prone to clog the intestines and retard elimination? This interesting tidbit w…

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On Saturday, May 30, Bunny, and I watched Doug Hurly, and Bob Behnken lift-off from the historic Launch Pad 39 A at the Kennedy Space Center o…

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My high school football coach died a week ago. He was 88. That’s incredible. He would have been 38 when he coached me. Wow! He was an old man …

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Last week I sent the SgtMaj to the grocery store. On the list were potatoes; oh, the humble root vegetable. I would fail miserably at the Keto…

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There is no doubt I read too many political articles and watch too much news.  But I try to be a good citizen by being aware of what is going …

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Man! I can hardly believe it happened. Just had my 46th wedding anniversary. Beth gets all the credit. She had to do all the hard work.

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Do you love countdowns? I do. Countdowns were much bigger things when I was in grammar school. The United States Space Program was taking off.…

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Wow, just finished watching two championship games. There is nothing but reruns of old games. It is fun to watch some old games. If your team …

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You hear it all the time. Wash your hands. Be sure to wash your hands. Did you wash your hands?  Did you know that flu, covid, sars, HIV, AIDS…

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I’ve been reflecting on our country’s current situation. Not the usual things, like the possible failure of the economy if we don’t get our bu…

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One of my friends loves watching documentaries on television. She can watch one every night. Even when she plans to go to bed early, she usual…

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Recently I saw on Facebook where someone said they heard the first Whippoorwill of the season.  Smiling, I thought, it’s probably not a Whippo…

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Have you been staying home? Everybody has. Tired of cooking? Everybody is? Ordering takeout. Well yes!

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Just when we thought the curve would level and things would start to get better, the Governor ordered everyone to stay home. It’s not his faul…