The Total Solar Eclipse – Be There!

The Total Solar Eclipse – Be There!

“Before you die, you owe it to yourself to see a total solar eclipse.” David Baron is an umbraphile. He is an eclipse chaser. Many years ago he was advised by a total stranger to see a total solar eclipse before he died. Although he thought this an odd...

Publishing an article from Google Docs Using Jetpack

Recently Jetpack announced that you can write an article in Google Docs and, using the Jetpack Add-on, publish a draft to the WordPress site of your choice. Let’s see if this works. Here’s a link to the Jetpack announcement. This add-on in Google Docs will...
How Words Are Born

How Words Are Born

3 TED Talks About the Creation of Words In these three videos, you’ll be entertained and educated, as you listen to 3 renowned word experts who help create, adopt, describe, and sometimes, reject words in the English language. John Koenig – Beautiful New...

A Very Private Woman [Recommended Reads]

A Very Private Woman – The Life and Unsolved Murder of Presidential Mistress Mary Meyer by Nina Burleigh Once again I braved the new world and left behind my typical political thrillers and read this biography of Mary Myers. What I found was that the...