The Low Spark of High Heeled Boys

If you had just a minute to breathe And they granted you one final wish Would you ask for something like another chance? Or something similar as this? Don’t worry too much it’ll happen to you As sure as your sorrows are joys   It’s a shame there’s so few live videos of Traffic. Enjoy….

Common Courtesy vs Strategy vs None of the Above

You arrive at the elevator bank at work. Several others are already waiting. It’s one of those banks with 3 or 4 doors on each side and call buttons placed in the middle of each wall. An elevator arrives near you as you approach. You know you’ll be getting off soon since your floor is near…

The Writer’s Life?

While this blog hasn’t been getting the attention it deserves, I have been getting a great deal of writing done. Over at Baeldung I’ve finished four posts in the past two months. There’s a good chance these titles don’t mean anything to you. No worries. Using Lombok’s @Builder Annotation A Guide to Logback Using the JetS3t API with…

Get My Free Book!

If you’re a fan of science fiction, you should download my free ebook! H.G. Wells’ War of the Worlds tells us what happened when in the English countryside when Mars attacked Earth. What happened in the U.S? The Sixth Age novella tells you what was happening in America at the same time. What happened after the attack? How did…

So Where Have I Been?

That’s rhetorical; I’m not really asking you. This blog went silent for quite a while. While I wasn’t writing here, I was writing. I took back-to-back 10-week writing courses (with mixed results,) and I also wrote a bunch of programming blog posts. Last year I signed up for a work-for-hire spot writing for a Java Programming…

WKRP in Cincinnati

If you’re ancient like me, this is pretty cool. Have a good weekend.

Merry Christmas!

I apologize for the extended absence. Next year will be a better one for blogging.