Scammers! (Old post, expanded)

FOWC with Fandango — Abhor I'm not sure, but I think the victims are picked at random; my own mother was one of them. Some creep (I'm being polite!) called and claimed to be her grandson. He then said he was being held in a Mexican jail for drunk driving, and he needed bail money, … Continue reading Scammers! (Old post, expanded)

Your Other Soundtrack (Old Post) “What is the soundtrack of your life?”That question on the back cover of Kim Culbertson’s YA novel, “Songs For A Teenage Nomad,” refers to recorded music. But that isn’t what I’m going to blog about in this post. I’m going to talk about your OTHER soundtrack, about some of the sounds you’ve heard throughout … Continue reading Your Other Soundtrack (Old Post)

I Disagree With This Article (Old Post, Rewritten and Expanded) I vividly disagree with the author of this article, who claims that adults should feel embarrassed to read children's books. My reaction:"COW FLOPS!" Would the author prefer that we read pornography?Now that I would be embarrassed and ashamed to read, even if it weren't a mortal sin. If I had been able to … Continue reading I Disagree With This Article (Old Post, Rewritten and Expanded)