The Texas Bohemian

Word artist. Jack of all Trades.

Choose Peace

The letter arrived today.  Now Lufkin has yet another reason to scream at the liberal crazy guy.  View the letter update here: And The War Goes On.

My wife and I had a little “discussion” today.  She, like almost ever other American, sees the war the same way the military sees homosexuality: don’t ask/don’t tell.  The reality of war is far from her mind.  I don’t know how to get her to understand.  I don’t know how to get the rest of America to understand the horrors of war.

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May 23, 2009 Posted by | Blather | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Walking Away – Facing Reality

The internet is not what it used to be.  Maybe it never was what I thought it was. Whatever.  I am not what I used to be.  I have had websites online since 1995.  No kidding.  I’ve gone from one to another, changing, updating, dutifully writing html code, learning CSS, scouring the web for cool stuff to put on on my assorted websites.

My dreams, my hopes, my tragedies, they’ve all played out in a quiet corner of the internet where nobody ever visited.  In the late 90’s the great hope and dream Wilderhaven rose from a webpage and became a real entity for a brief time and then died a tragic and heart-ripping death in my hands.

Through all my incarnations I’ve spent hours designing and uploading, writing and writing and writing, telling all.  And what for?

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January 20, 2009 Posted by | Blather | , , , | Leave a comment