Monthly Archives: April 2014

SQUEEZED BETWEEN PARALLEL WORLDS

            Christos Anesti!  (Christ is risen) Alithos Anesti!(truly He is risen) Holy Saturday I attended the secular funeral of a friend. At the golf course. There could be no greater contrast between that gathering and … Continue reading

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Hope in the Most Unlikely Place

Cemetery grave marker in ghost town of Rhyolite, NV.

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Moving On

“If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in five years there’d be a shortage of sand.”   —Milton Friedman One must let go of grudges and get back to truly important tasks such as taking … Continue reading

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Stats on 6000 Games of Freecell Down the Black Hole

I have to upgrade Windows 8.1 from D+ to C-. I am starting to like using the touch screen. It’s now possible to play its (inferior) version of Freecell with either hand. It’s even kind of cute when the Ebay … Continue reading

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Shall We Reconsider……

I have to be fair. It was quite a jolt being in the middle of the Mojave Desert with a new laptop, a new operating system and no software. I was upset. One is reminded of learning to swim by … Continue reading

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They Cannot Scare Me

They cannot scare me with their empty spaces Between stars – on stars where no human race is. I have it in me so much nearer home To scare myself with my own desert places. —–Robert Frost Ahhhh Beatty–late have … Continue reading

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