My Favorite Movie Scene.

The Paper Chase. (yes, it’s an oldie but it made me chuckle.) Charles W. Kingsfield Jr.: Mr. Hart, here is a dime. Take it, call your mother, and tell her there is serious doubt about you ever becoming a lawyer. James T. Hart: [pause, as he is leaving the room] You… are a son of…

No one ever dreams of dying from a coconut…

I won’t say it’s likely but it does happen..   Death by falling coconut[edit] Coconuts on tree nearCancún, Mexico In order for a falling coconut to indeed kill somebody, the coconut must be heavy enough and the tree it drops from must be tall enough.[27] Documented instances of death by coconut include the following: In…

American Urban legends.

The crazy guy with the hook. The ghostly hitchhiker. Ax-wielding maniac…these are my friends when I writing, or more likely thinking of story ideas. Why? Because they stick, these are the innate fears that hit us on a primitive level.  I suppose, if there is justice in this world, one of these will turn out to…

Midnight musings…

My allergies are messing with me. Damn Juniper… I am making biscuits that use wheat flour, and hoping the flavor is passable… I had a to-do list of 22 things today, I’m on number 8… I am typing this alone, without lights, just the glow of my monitor… I set a limit of writing 500…