This last week I got my first round of the two-part Covid-19 vaccine. This was a big move for me, as I am nervous about things like this. You see, when the first Influenza vaccine came out, I went to get it, but as I sat down they asked me one last set of questions. … Read more
What a year this has been. I mean, I know it is not over yet, at least not as of my writing this. But, and I may be jinxing myself here, I have to wonder how much worse it could possibly get. There was the Corona Virus, or Covid-19, there was the general handling of … Read more
I hope that everyone out there is doing OK as we go through this worldwide crisis. I know that the tough part is the separation that we have to go through to keep us apart from others and, hopefully, prevent the spread of this sickness. How are you dealing with this? Not so much how … Read more
I recently became part of a debate on Facebook, with a friend of mine, over a video that was posted. Well, not really a DEBATE, but a discussion. The issue came up over this video that was posted on Twitter: https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2017/9/7/1696774/-Young-girl-flips-off-Infowars-interviewer-instantly-becomes-a-Twitter-favorite I would like to point out that I have no fondness or dislike for … Read more
The SamuraiMarine Blog is ten years old today. Ten years ago today, I started the SamuraiMarine Blog on the Google Blogging system and hoped for the best. That was September 7th, 2005.
I like writing… most of the time. I hate writing… some of the time. Since I was very young, I have liked telling stories. I can remember making up stories about spaceships and monsters and telling them to whomever would happen to be willing or captive to me at that time. Most of the … Read more
Being a relatively new parent has caused me to rethink a lot of my ideas about parenthood in general. Most notably of these is the idea of keeping my little one safe from all the harms of the world. Both the accidental and the nefarious. When I was little, and this is almost cliche … Read more
I know that it is still a ways off, but I am thinking about some ideas for what to do to celebrate the SamuraiMarine Blog ten-year anniversary. Yes… September 17, 2015 will be the tenth year of operations for the SamuraiMarine Blog. For better for worse and with all the bumps in between, we will … Read more
I recently posted a new piece on my HubPages site. Please follow the link here: http://samuraimarine.hubpages.com/hub/Thoughts-on-Falling-in-Love Please take some time to go see it and feel free to leave feedback on it. Thanks.
As the few of you that actually visit my site may have noticed, I have not been writing the bulk of my work here. But I have been writing. I have been trying to find a happy medium between writing her and writing on my HubPages site that I use. Needless to say, that site … Read more