Category Archives: Just Writing
As early as 2003, I was chronicling my societal decline sightings. In December of that year, I scribbled the following on a scrap of paper: “I was struck by the general malaise at Wal-Mart tonight. Everyone was wearing sweat pants. I could … Continue reading
I am currently working on a patchwork of writing assignments. Most of them are yeoman’s service in support of people, events, or projects I love. The word “yeoman” has fallen out of favor, possibly because it contains the word “man.” … Continue reading
Somewhere in my office, I have a short list of entrepreneurial projects for the future. Some rely on a large inheritance or a winning lottery ticket, like staring my own foundation devoted to the preservation and proliferation of truth and … Continue reading
This is a schematic of the coal mine located on the Pennsylvania-West Virginia border. It’s the Enlow Fork Mine. Here is a video of Dale Earnhardt, Jr. touring the mine. I toured this mine once, like Dale, Jr. did. It was … Continue reading
The book is out. The talk is done (merci, bon Dieu!) The roaster is clean (finally) and I have no more things to say in the passive voice. Now go…buy the book.
On Friday, I went to a photo shoot. Not for myself, but for this Sunday’s “Easter Bonnet” article. My friend Gail offered her hat collection as props for my Sun Journal story. Gail loves hats, she wears hats, and she … Continue reading