My Personal Evolution

A Journal Introduction From stinging monster, soaring eagle, and phoenix rising, I have evolved through the ranks of Scorpio, ultimately emerging from the ashes of decay. When I proceeded to begin blogging two years ago, I had only recently returned from the land of the dead. Or, as some may see it: The drug world. … Continue reading My Personal Evolution

The 1859 Carrington Event

The 1859 Carrington Event. On September 1, 1859, a mighty geomagnetic storm slammed into Earth. Telegraph lines became electrified and set offices ablaze in Europe and North America. The events were observed and recorded by British Astronomers Richard Carrington and Richard Hodgson. A similar solar storm missed Earth's orbit by nine days on July 23, … Continue reading The 1859 Carrington Event

Something Interesting [Voyager I & II Today]

Something Interesting In September 1977, NASA launched the twin Voyager Spacecraft to probe the outer reaches of our solar system. Voyager I is clipping along at nearly 38,000 miles per hour and is more than 14 billion miles from Earth. Having taken a different path, Voyager  II is roughly 12 billion miles from Earth. Thousands … Continue reading Something Interesting [Voyager I & II Today]

My Thoughts This Morning [Just Say Maybe]

Recently, I came across an intriguing article about addiction recovery. This particular piece compared the following: (A) Quitting through a structured program, such as The Twelve Steps. (B) Quitting through abstinence. The abstinence method eliminated the use of a Higher Power and focused exclusively on the concept of the addict being their own Higher Power. … Continue reading My Thoughts This Morning [Just Say Maybe]

What’s Next?

Following four years of drug use, I sobered up 28 months ago. Shortly after cleaning up, I began writing. I fell in love with writing instantly, swearing myself to her for life. Oh yes, for myself [Writing] is a woman. How else could I explain such an intimate relationship? Fortunately, my wife has witnessed the … Continue reading What’s Next?

I’m Back From My Son’s Graduation

My personal list of mistakes and bad decisions is extensive. Some of them I've written about, and others continue to remain on hold. I've had more than my share of failures, but I excel in one particular area of life. Together with my wife, I have made two beautiful and amazing children. Both of my … Continue reading I’m Back From My Son’s Graduation

My Thoughts This Morning [Whispers of UFOs]

There's been an above-average amount of chatter lately concerning UFOs, Aliens, and the Disclosure of Evidence. Surprisingly, much has reached the mainstream media. Once again, there are murmurs, "something's coming." It seems like something is always coming. Every ten years, the world is ending. For a long time, the History Channel became the Doomsday Channel. … Continue reading My Thoughts This Morning [Whispers of UFOs]

Creating Another Void

I cannot help but ask the question. How will the military withdrawal from Afghanistan [by September 11th] affect the current state of world affairs? I realize this is a general, even ambiguos question. Without being explicit, I feel the question can be assigned to a number of high-priority circumstances worldwide and here in The United … Continue reading Creating Another Void