A Tale of Two Lizards

The one year anniversary is approaching of one of my recent experiments – Hagar, my pet chameleon.  Thankfully, this latest shot at reptile raising has been much better than previous attempts – geckos Skynyrd I and Skynyrd II  didn’t even scare the one year mark, collectively.  Maybe I learned something from the original lizards, but I think veiledRead more

The RBG4 Time Machine

Ah spring…more like Ah-choo! spring.  The older I get, the worse my allergies become.  Unfortunately, with the pollen in the air and the weeds growing faster than the grass, it is time for mowing and yard work.  I dread it.  Funny how things change.  Once upon a time, landscaping was a hobby.  I even tookRead more

Happy Scary

If you’ll recall, there was a little problem hanging over the late 1990’s.  It was called Y2K.   Someone realized that most computer hardware and software at the time used two-digit date codes and when these dates changed from 99 to 00 at midnight between December 31, 1999 and January 1, 2000, some very bad thingsRead more


A couple of weeks ago, I visited my grandparents’ house.  Mom’s side.  I say house because my grandparents weren’t there.  This year will mark the 20th anniversary of my grandfather’s death, and my grandmother lives in a nursing home. Dementia stole her mind several years ago. The house has been vacant for many years andRead more

Theme Song

Believe and act as if it were impossible to fail. -Charles Kettering Happy New Year! I’ve had a little extra time off from the day job recently, so I decided to start the year with something new – a video message. In the video I discuss a favorite theme song of mine plus some 2015Read more