Monthly Archives: April 2016

A Bright Idea

A little bit of the old-fashioned here. Mary Shipman sent us this wonderful pic. Thank-you, Mary. This story first appeared March 30th, 2013 and again on August 15th, 2014.  Always remember that, if you read AND comment, I will do … Continue reading

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Oh, I Am “Ate Up”

Have you ever wondered how legends begin? This is the legend of how a one Russell Gayer got the phrase, “What’s So Funny?”  I dedicate this story to him, being as how I was the subject of a previous tale … Continue reading

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Second Star To The Right …

This picture  was taken in my hometown of Olathe (oh-LAY-thuh) Kansas, part of the Kansas City metropolitan area.  It is a piece of artwork at the City Hall.   Rochelle  Wisoff-Fields of the Friday Fictioneers (a.k.a. Cuzzin’ Shelley) and I live about twenty … Continue reading


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Rochelle Wisoff-Fields runs this blog called Friday Fictioneers.  A very good place, I would say. Thanks to J. Hardy Carroll for the photo. Surveillance is long and arduous, but it pays off in the long run.  Higher risks, higher rewards.  Here’s … Continue reading

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