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A husband and daddy, striving to love his neighbors and be kind to his pets. I love life, good food, good beer, and a few good friends. My other interests are hiking, taking walks, lifting weights, reading books by manly authors like Hemmingway and Twain, and splitting fire wood with my bare hands.
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Review: When Violence is the Answer by Tim Larkin

When Violence is the Answer: Learning How to do What it Takes When Your Life is at Stake By Tim Larkin Tim Larkin often says that violence is usually not the answer, but when it is, it is the only answer. I’ve listened to several of his interviews, watched several of his videos, and read … Continue reading

Review: Bullets to Bandages by Mark Terris, M.D.

Bullets to Bandages: Life inside the Israel Defense Forces By Mark Terris, M.D. Mark Terris wrote the first draft of his new book just after his discharge from the Israel Defense Forces. Over the next 35 years, the manuscript mostly stayed in a box except when the author drew it out for polishing (something he … Continue reading

Review: Love Over Religion by Danica Allen

Love Over Religion: Why I Left Christianity By Danica Allen Danica Allen’s book began as a letter to her friends and family who would ask her, “Why did you leave Christianity?” It was her prepared response. And it grew from the five pages she planned to, well, a book. Ms. Allen begins by looking at … Continue reading

Texas Cities Report Sightings of Demon Cats

I was going to wait until it rained in November to re-post this, but it may never rain in November. Plus, it seems appropriate for today. From two years ago:  Texas Cities Report Sightings of “Demon” Cats during Sunday Night’s Storms Abilene, Texas: Residents of towns across Texas, including Abilene, reported sightings of cats acting strange during … Continue reading

A Not so Cozy Winter’s Tale

We had a cat trapped in our wall. A crazy cat. The house was a huge, unfinished metal two-story home in the middle of the woods in the middle of nowhere in rural Oklahoma. We rented it, along with about 20 acres, for around $300 a month. It was all that we could afford. We … Continue reading

How to Create a Blog Post

These are the steps I follow. Can you relate? Have what I think is a brilliant idea for a post. Begin writing with the conviction that I am a genius; the funniest, wittiest creature alive. Read the finished rough draft with shame; feel my face turning red with embarrassment. Rewrite every paragraph; cut at least … Continue reading

The Elements of Style by Strunk and White

Here’s another of my old reviews on a classic writing book. For the two of you who haven’t read it, do. E.B. White, author of Charlotte’s Web, was introduced to The Elements of Style when he was a student at Cornell. It was the required text for English 8, a course taught by the author … Continue reading

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