Here’s a map showing the more than a dozen early-season wildfires setting records in California. The “2018 Statewide Fire Map” is provided by Google, and is continuously updated … Continue reading “California Wildfire Map”
I’ve learned something about troubled young people. I spend more time these days on Quora, where I have an established audience for my mental health preachings. Before I speak in layman’s-statistics-style, I’ll be general.
Quora is a place anyone can ask a question, and anyone, showing their credentials, can answer. I spend time in the mental health section trying to help people. I’m 56, well experienced and self published, and I find it gratifying thinking I might help someone.
Quora, though, isn’t a cross section of young people, even though there are a lot of Continue reading “Good New Article”
I had a dog he slept a lot
And a cat who disappeared
I had a dog a different one
And this one always wanted to run
I spent some time watching TV Continue reading “Dogs”
Any guitar players out there, anywhere in the world, need a boost, I’m for hire!
That’s right! And it’s not going to cost you too much. What I’ve been doing, is having students come in for three Continue reading “Guitar Lessons”
THE FACEBOOK GUY
My friend got a call the other day. The guy said “Hi, I’m from Facebook, the advertising department.”
My friend was watching TV, but was intrigued, he said, so he muted the TV.
“Listen,” the Facebook guy said, “there’s a guy in Fredericton Maryland, named Jimmy Johnson … Jimmy needs you to look at his thing.”
“What?” my friend said … Continue reading “Facebook’s Slow Death, and “YouEntertainment!””
I got 400 views on my Quora answers today! I’m up to 15,000 answer views, total!
Here’s an example Continue reading “The Bunny Bazooka Dilemma”
This one’s new, an original. Slow and classy! Continue reading “Make it Linger”
Nothing short of amazing!
Kelsea Ballerini performs “I Hate Love Songs” from her album Unapologetically live for the first time, at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville 4-25, 2017. Continue reading “Kelsea Ballerini, “I Hate Love Songs,” Live at the Grand Ole Opry”
I got tabouli on my toes
And a little on my nose
I got in a fight with my woman
About some things in the kitchen
I wrote a song, it was too sad
About some experiences I had
And when I put it to the music Continue reading “Wrote This Song Instead”
Cigarettes are clearly a hunger-related addiction, just like chocolate, coffee, sugar and salt. While this may sound, in the true style of addiction, like not a very big deal, messing with your “hunger system” is a big reason cigarettes earn the top of addiction’s totem pole.
The mind-bend doesn’t stop there, by far. The 4000 additives in cigarettes include Carbon Monoxide, Ammonia, Arsenic and Formaldehyde, and studies have shown smoking doubles your risk of depression. Continue reading “Cigarettes, Bipolar and Hunger Theory”
Christine Ohlman performing “Another Piece of My Heart,” a song made famous by the legendary Janice Joplin! Continue reading “Christine Ohlman / Janice Joplin”
One of my favorites of all time, from Elton John! Continue reading “Skyline Pigeon”