Win an Alien Nightmares Audiobook Giveaway

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The giveaway has ended. Congratulations to Jeff, Jo, Vishakha, Sarah, and Jeffrey! Check your email, because Audible USA sent the gift of Alien Nightmares to your inbox! Thank you for entering If you’re into free Creepy Horror Spooky Scary audiobooks, …

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Win a Star Borne or Alien Nightmares Audiobook Giveaway

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The contest is over, and the winners have been chosen. Congratulations Lynn, Megan, Amie, and Darlene! If you’re into free science fiction audiobooks, join the giveaway! We’re raffling off 10 audiobooks, that’s right TEN AUDIO BOOKS, from books one and …

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A Guitar Man By Any Other Name

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Baldemar Garza Huerta, does this name ring a bell? I’ll give you a hint… he was born in San Benito at the southernmost tip of Texas, does that help? No, he didn’t fight at the Alamo, and he wasn’t a …

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70s Funk Revival

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The other day I heard a song on the radio, and I thought that the DJ had pulled out some old song from the 1970s which I’d never heard before. It was pure funk, and I wondered how I’d missed …

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iWorks Pages, OSX Lion, and Baskerville Font PDF Glitch

It pays to post solutions to online forums where you can find them again, because you may very well need to go back and fix the same thing later. It’s been a booger of a computer year when one morning …

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American Idol Judges 2015

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American Idol is back for another season, with judges Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez, and Harry Connick, Jr., searching for the best-of-the-best to compete in Hollywood Week. Keith is my favorite of the three Idol judges with his quirky exuberance and …

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The Best Jewel Games Never Die

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A gazillion years ago, at least it feels that long in memory, my computer was loaded up with games. Some of them came already loaded, and others I purchased along the way. Some of my favorite games were even shareware, …

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Memories of the Atlanta Limelight Disco

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I was a Limelight Twinkie. At least that’s what one of the regulars there told me. He said that the Limelight solo dancers were nicknamed “Twinkies” — maybe as a shortened version of Twinkletoes. There were quite a few of …

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Training Your Dog to be Home Alone eBook

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For those of you who don’t want the full book Bad Dog to Best Friend, I’ve excerpted the three chapters that will help you train your dog to be home alone, and released them as an eBook called “Training Your …

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Review of the Blondie song: Rapture

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Blondie, aka Deborah Harry back in the day and Debbie Harry today, is best known for blockbuster hits such as: Heart of Glass, Call Me, and The Tide is High. These songs get as much radio airtime now as they …

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