Some observations on American politics and culture in the wake of the election of Barack Obama to the presidency of the United States of America.
Philosophical essay on life and death sparked by a family trip where a pigeon collided with the car and we had a flat tire.
Sometimes you just don't know what you're getting into...
A word search with some of the more popular holidays.
My advice on used cars. If you can't tell... I hate cars. Their only redemption is that they offer something to talk and write about.
The story of how I survived a wound that killed legendary Achilles.
The First Installment of Free World.
A biography of Clarence Himes by his grandson Shawn Olson.
Comparing America magicians Harry Houdini and Howard Thurston.
A story of a school's persecution of students.
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