Monthly Archives: March 2008

Spent time this morning re-working Sue’s page on the website. Had this really cool drawing of a WWI trench that I tried to use as a background but that wound up being more than some browsers want to load. Back … Continue reading

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Osmium of Oz

Have you ever thought about Osmium? Neither have I until this morning. Turns out that Osmium is very rare and hard to produce as a distinctive quantity. Forget that for a moment, though, because I have had one of those … Continue reading

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Pointless Ethical Pondering

Some statistics for the year 1988: Cost of Heart Transplant:   $127,989 Survival rate for 1 Year:    36.4% Cost of Liver Transplant:  $211,711 Survival rate for 1 Year:    73.9% This presents a pointless medical/economic/ethical conundrum: The medical problem resolves easily: opt … Continue reading

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Receiving Comments

Okay, I wrote a story in response to a picture by the Radical Thorn. You can find the story posted here: http://www.sffworld.com/community/story/2915p0.html   At least until I can figure out why FrontPage refuses to let me load it on the web … Continue reading

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For Fans Or People Who Are Thinking of Becoming Fans

It is now my second favorite time of the sports year. March madness will now begin, the U.S. NCAA tournament, 64 of the best University basketball teams in the country competing for the National Championship. In the olden times – a … Continue reading

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Characters Not Appreciated

Too many days since I’ve spent time writing. Working on two computers trying to get commo with the grandchildren working properly and that is a major PITA. Also carrying on interesting conversation in sffworld threads, well interesting most of the … Continue reading

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Getting Help From Our Neighbors

Knowing how wannabe writers have a difficult time meeting expenses, needed things such as laptops and new PCs for the desktop, books, DVDs, iPODs, postage costs and such, well, I have discovered the answer for such folk currently residing in … Continue reading

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Praying for April

Been a while since posting and, this morning, I cannot trump a rason for such lack of behavior. It’s not as if I have nothing to say. I’ve been saying a lot of nothing over on sffworld so that cannot … Continue reading

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