Observations about online critiquing groups

I’ve written seriously for about 2 years (yet to be published) and joined an online critique group soon after that. On that website I have become one of the more active participants. I mainly read a lot of submissions and Continue reading Observations about online critiquing groups

A fun political quiz

Are you a Republican who was frustrated by the Bush years? A Democrat who has become disillusioned with the party since they took control of Congress and the White House?  A member of a third-party who doesn’t agree with much Continue reading A fun political quiz

Bestsellers and Aces

I am an avid golfer by any definition of the word. My wife would say I am addicted. Many days I feel like an addict. I play anywhere from 70 to 140 rounds a year-in Minnesota. Mind you, the season Continue reading Bestsellers and Aces


Since this is one of the most politically important eras in recent American history, I’m adding to my blog two links to websites which I think are outstanding at what they do. The first, Congress.org, is a non-partisan resource that Continue reading Politics

Hello World

HELLO WORLD This is a big step for me, technology-wise, so I will take baby steps until I get comfortable and have something worthwhile or interesting to say. Blog posts will be sporadic at best in the foreseeable future. Have Continue reading Hello World