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So You Think Trump Is Sure to Lose? Don’t Be Too Sure---The Trump Threat is Yuge!

On Friday, on the advice of a good friend, I listened to the NPR Friday News Roundup, also known as The Diane Rehm Show. The scheduled topics were Donald Trump’s shifting positions on immigration, Hillary Clinton’s pushback on Trump’s racism comments and the continuing email “scandal,” the Clinton Foundation boondoggle, and the EpiPen price-gouging scandal. 1,033 more words


Tap, Click, and Connect

Share your thoughts with me. If there’s anything you’d like to discuss about; drop me a line or two. I’d be more than happy to listen and talk. 12 more words


Sound of Love (Part 12) - On Kumiko

Sound of Love (Part 12) – On Kumiko

While I don’t have any arguments I want to “correct” from my original analysis of Kumiko, I do have a lot to expand upon. 1,449 more words


On Bachelorhood

On Bachelorhood

Or, the strong case for being single

By L. Stewart Marsden

“I can live alone,
if self-respect, and circumstances require me so to do. 1,343 more words



Man is a sentient creature; Man can think.

Man can feel pain; Man will be vindictive.

Is it not ironic that the very desire to preserve peace results in pain and suffering for another? 605 more words


Serves Him Right

There was a friend that I used to have, I wouldn’t even call him a friend, to be frank. We used to have him at our house in the weekend. 418 more words


The Ministry of Fear [Flash Fiction by Jay V. Ruvolo]

I said: He said, “In the next revolution, we will have to shoot all the teachers.”

I paused.

I then said, as I had the space to do so, without hesitation caused by anticipating another speaking in the same space of time within which I went on to add: … 343 more words