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Lunch with Kevin

Planning world domination with old friend Kevin. 

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How 1,600 People Went Missing from Our Public Lands Without a Trace | Outside Online

Great article. Kinda scary really. I’m in wilderness areas a couple of times a year and only ever got lost once with no cell coverage or an amateur radio handy-talky. Luckily I was also mobile so I drove around in circles, for what seemed forever, until I luckily found a family camping in the middle […]

The Roots of Cowboy Music

Oakland writer Carvell Wallace travels to Elko, Nevada, for the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering and reflects on what it means to be black and American.

via The Roots of Cowboy Music: ‘This Is the Music We Made. This Is the Land We Made.’ — Longreads

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How they made Soft Cell’s Tainted Love

“Don’t go on dressed like that – you’ll put people off”… Marc Almond, right, with Dave Ball. Foto: Finn Costello

“The song was just played in clubs at first – but then it took off, reaching No 1 in 17 countries. Girls would chase us in the street. We were living […]

NYTimes: Norway Is No. 1 in Happiness. The U.S., Sadly, Is No. 14. No wonder I feel depressed. Need to visit my chums in Oslo.

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/20/world/worlds-happiest-countries.html?smprod=nytcore-iphone&smid=nytcore-iphone-share

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Trump-Russia collusion is being investigated by FBI, Comey confirms

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/mar/20/fbi-director-comey-confirms-investigation-trump-russia?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other

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The Story Emporium

My pal Phil has a site full of stories, read by Phil in videos. They are for children mostly. He is a very talented orator and kids love him.

Check it out The Story Emporium.

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Leaving Facebook.

Facebook used to be fun. But I’m not finding it much fun these days.

So I’m going to give it a break and just post here for now.

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Seven Months Later – June 2014

Hard to believe that it’s almost six months since my last post. This is indicative of how better I feel and how sickness no longer takes center stage. I will try and get caught up.

The end of 2013 was fairly miserable. My two favourite holidays, Thanksgiving and Christmas, were sad affairs at Blaylock Manor. […]

The long slog

When we first discussed the course of treatment I was going to follow my surgeon warned me that for every week of radiation it was going to take a month to recover. So sometime in April 2014 I should be feeling like my old self. Jeez.

I can’t begin to tell you how depressed I […]