Monthly Archives: November 2021

Desert Tarantula Sighting Today in the Resting Springs WA

Music by Henry Mancini.

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Wallace Stevens (Revised)

Wallace Stevens (1879-1955) These are quotes and verses from another dead white guy who had a classical Western oriented education. I doubt he is looked at anymore and that makes this a much poorer world. Can you equal any of … Continue reading

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No Progress in Forty Years (Update)

Physicist Sabine Hossenfelder contended in Lost in Math that no fundamental progress has been made in physics in the last forty years. Instead of advancing an understanding of the building blocks of the universe, we are simply working out the … Continue reading

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The Parable of the Madman (repost)

It’s been a while since I read this. I know God exists so Nietzsche’s view does not bother me. Beyond this rolling prose, which is actually poetry, I find the arrogance and the audaciousness of his vision to be inspiring … Continue reading

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AEnema by Tool (Edited)

And on the Eighth Day, God created Tool. AEnema by Tool (Edited) Some say the end is near Some say we’ll see Armageddon soon I certainly hope we will I sure could use a vacation from this Bullshit three ring … Continue reading

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My First Suicide Attempt

What went wrong was like seeing gravity stop working. I had read dozens of stories of carbon monoxide poisoning working in fairly short order. It didn’t happen. Far from it. I am baffled and perplexed and discouraged. I wish you … Continue reading

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Goldfield Lays Town Father Bryan Smalley to Rest

Bryan Smalley died in Goldfield on October 30, 2021. He was 61 years old. The family does not wish to disclose the cause of death. His Pahrump Valley Times written obituary is here: –> Obituary of Bryan Smalley (external link) … Continue reading

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And the Wall Came Tumbling Down

I’m more and more convinced that PTSD and other traumatic events can break down the brain’s normal ability to protect a person from unconscious thoughts and dreams. For the last few weeks I have had a minor cough. A few … Continue reading

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NightWare™ Review Part Three

NB: My psychiatrists (and all of the medical people I have dealt with) our obsessed with knowing how much sleep I am getting. How many hours? It doesn’t matter! Not if you go to sleep three or four times a … Continue reading

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The Late Bryan Smalley

Update! Click on this link for my report on Bryan’s funeral (internal link) 1960 to 2021. Twenty years with Esmeralda County, Nevada as a deputy sheriff. Town father and ceaseless promoter of Goldfield. A town rich in history but now … Continue reading

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