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Who Am I and What Am I Doing Here?!

Blogging 101 – Day One I celebrated my first anniversary blogging this past January 2015. At the risk of sounding immodest, I consider myself something of a renaissance man—not quite a Leonardo da Vinci (although I did build and fly … Continue reading

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Lizards, Turtles and Snakes, Oh My! – Snakes Part 1

Category: I Grew Up on a Farm in Virginia From as far back as I can remember, I have been fascinated with all creatures, but especially reptiles and amphibians. My parents encouraged my curiosity. Lois knew most of the reptiles … Continue reading

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Governing Part 4 – Financially, Governments are Similar to Families or “It’s About the Money!”

Here is what I see—I am not an economist, but I can balance a checkbook—and I have often had to say “No” to a good purchase (that would be ‘nice to have’) or investment opportunity (i.e., risk involved) because spending … Continue reading

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