Tag Archives: personal opinion

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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Bomb Scare

Some readers might know we live in Hawaiʻi. To most, Hawaiʻi seems like a paradise; a promise of idyllic life filled with skin products made from coconuts.  That last part is true, but there’s a darker, dangerous, and, frankly, unsettling aspect … 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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We’re not having the right discussion

Depending on who you listen to, you have definite ideas as to what is wrong with health care in this country. Depending on who you listen to, you have definite ideas about who is to blame. Depending on who you … Continue reading

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Light and Dark Writing

I have many photos waiting for the light of blog. I have many opinions, too, about all sorts of things. Practically on an hourly basis, I read or see something that sparks me wanting to say (write) something.  Plus, you … Continue reading

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I’m in the ranks of the “don’t get it.”

Nearly two years after attending Viable Paradise XIX, I’m still occasionally in touch with some of the attendees. Today was one such occasion as I joined a video chat (hangout). I want to briefly — or what passes for briefly … Continue reading

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