Last week, I fired a handgun for the first time in my life. And for those of you hoping to learn that my experience transformed me from a gun-phobe to a gun-lover: Sorry. I never want to do that ...
The Iraqi regime possesses biological and chemical weapons, is rebuilding the facilities to make more and, according to the British government, could launch a biological or chemical attack in as ...
Questions about WEDC are dogging Scott Walker
Oh, yeah, the normally Scott Walker-subservient Republican Legislators who infest majorities in the Wisconsin State Legislature have told us all we ...
It was late 2012, on a week day, about 5:00am. I’d just sent my husband out the door with his lunch and was brewing myself a cup of tea to enjoy in front of the odious "Morning Joe," when he ...
Hello, writers. Last week we talked about making time pass in a narrative. Now I’d like to talk about a related area, pacing.
Pacing a story well means spending as little time as possible over ...
This is worth the 155 seconds it takes to watch, if for no other reason than it will bring a smile to your face.
A friend once told me that the secret of Monty Python's success was that the ...
A few days ago, I happened upon a Green Heron hunting for his lunch. Green Herons are much more shy than other herons and egrets, so when he saw me watching him he froze completely still for a good ...
Reading this list from the Wisconsin DHS https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/publications/p4/p44578.pdf just makes me angrier the more I look at it.
It's inconsistent (you can buy fresh sweet potatoes/...
Earlier this year, I reported on an Alabama minister who tried to marry a same-sex couple in Alabama after they had gotten a marriage license at a county ...
That's the headline in The Hill. It is datelined May 19 at 6:11 pm, but I don't see any discussion of it here.
Here is the gist of Markos' argument: Obama gave a very liberal State of the Union ...