This is my favorite time of year. Principally because it is when the Dogwoods are in bloom. There are several of them in the woods around my house, and the blossoms look like stars floating in space. I find them to be incredibly peaceful and beautiful. But like most peaceful and beautiful things, they are […]Read more "Dogwoods"
I love music. All sorts of music. I have a subscription to SiriusXM, which I love. I love the fact that I can listen to pretty much any style or genre of music that I want, whenever the mood hits. I also love the idea of satellite radio, and the fact that my music comes […]Read more "Walking In Space: Quincy Jones Version"
This morning I began the semi-annual ritual of resetting my clocks. “Spring forward” and all that. I actually love the onset of Daylight Savings Time. By virtue of my work schedule, it is much better for me to have more daylight at the end of the day than at the beginning. I hate getting home […]Read more "Daylight Savings Time"
Okay, this isn’t about me. I just needed to recognize two authors that I had previously been somewhat ignorant of, but I’ve got a new-found appreciation for their work. Thanks to Tor.com, I was introduced to Madeleine L’Engle’s A Wrinkle In Time. I read an excerpt on the site, and immediately bought a copy of […]Read more "A Wrinkle In Time, Alfred Bester, and Me"