Bands you’ve never heard of but should be listening to – Part 1

Lucero – Great rock band that keeps on getting better with each album. The Stone Coyotes – Awesome rock/country/metal/americana band. Guitars, drums, & bass. Music for grown-ups who still feel young. Scott Miller (also Scott Miller and the Commonwealth, and the V-Roys) – More great basic rock & roll & country. Langhorne Slim – Kinda ...

Goodbye Harry Flashman 2

Goodbye Harry Flashman
My wife Jess with her boy, Harry Flashman Harry Flashman passed away peacefully today at the Greensfork Animal Hospital after a brief illness. Harry was, like his namesake, bad-natured, argumentative, and a bully. Unlike his namesake, he was also loyal, courageous, playful, and fiercely protective. He would not hesitate to take on a dog 3 ...

Wuthering Heights – Literary classic or instrument of academic torture? 3

I’m reading Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte, possibly the most horrible book ever written. There have certainly been worse books written, but for sheer oppressive horribleness, Wuthering Heights takes the prize, for me anyway. In the entire book, there is really only one even remotely decent, or even intelligent character, the maid Nelly Dean. The ...

Hello world! 3

Hello world!
Hi there! A few days ago, a friend (of mine, keep reading and you’ll see she’s no friend of yours) said to me, “You should have a blog.” That got me thinking, and the more I thought about it, the more I thought, “I SHOULD have a blog!” So I got one. This one. I ...
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