Category Archives: Personal

A whole lot of editing going on

This post is about writing and stuff (1,750 words). I’ll throw in a photo for them that look at one photo and move on . . .  I’ve been absent for a bit. For them who care, I’ve been doing … Continue reading

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Pantser vs. Plotter (Outliner)

This post is about writing and stuff (2,100 words). I’ll throw in a photo . . . . . . for them who wandered in here by mistake. The rest of the post consists of words and more words beside … Continue reading

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Random flow of words

There’s a new way to write that I’m not familiar with yet. That’s right . . . I have a new keyboard. The new keyboard is slightly different from the older one, primarily in the fact that the keys are … Continue reading

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New Year Maintenance

In a previous post, I made a passing comment that although I had not written much fiction, I nonetheless had massive amounts of written words under my belt.  Many of those words are from interactions with other bloggers, and when … Continue reading

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The 2017 Christmas and Year-That-Was Letter

Well, we’ve been here in Hawaiʻi for about a year and a half, and we’ve settled into a comfortable routine . . . get up, eat a light snack, go to the gym for an hour and a half of … Continue reading

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The Weight of the Iron Block 

Cadillac Motors (January 1978 – August 1983) was a good learning ground for me. I’m not speaking about professional learning — engineering stuff and the like — although there was some of that as well. I’m referring to learning things … Continue reading

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Orphans in Black and White

Note: this ended up longer than I thought it would be. If you have a life, skip this post. If you just want to see the photos, there’s a gallery at the bottom of the post. I take a lot … Continue reading

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