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Michael's Latest Blogs

Jan.14.2013 - 12:09 pm
Good morning.   I have decided to move my writing efforts to the Kindle platform.  After extensive reserarch, it appears that is the best avenue currently for an...
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Nov.01.2009 - 5:35 pm
 The recent societal bent towards navel-gazing has apparently reached its zenith with "Eat Pray Love," Elizabeth Gilbert's pseudo-memoir of self-discovery and seeking...
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Aug.12.2009 - 7:05 pm
I saw Buzz Aldrin last week, for the first time in my life.  Of course you know who he is: the second person to step foot on the Moon.  Nowhere in recent American lore are there ...
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May.19.2009 - 8:52 pm
My wife and I bought our first house a year ago on the rocky, blustery, chilly hiltops overlooking the Pacific Ocean.  The house was a solid, relatively new affair, remarkably...
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Comments from Michael

May.21.2009 - 1:41 pm
In response to: The Daily Sam: Is There a God?
Ben Franklin expressed a similar sentiment: “Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.”
Apr.22.2009 - 2:35 pm
In response to: Obama has a dream.
I don't usually comment on my own blogs, but this is directly relevant. It looks like I called it right on this...
Nov.28.2008 - 2:00 pm
In response to: In Search of Post-Racial America
I have been saying this for years... the epochal event in our nation's history will NOT be when a black man / woman /...
Nov.07.2008 - 5:00 pm
In response to: Prop 8 and God - A challenge to the views of author Rick Warren
I was raised Catholic, but I missed out on all the hatemongering that seems to be all the rage in religious circles...
Oct.27.2008 - 6:10 pm
In response to: Are You Writing a Novel in November? I am!
Yes, I am participating in NaNoWriMo this year.  I've done it the past two years, and I did manage to reach 50K last...