Monthly Archives: February 2011

Part 5 of Live on the Left Side of the Fast Lane

Part V of Life on the Left Side of the Fast Lane. By Reynold Conger (Copyright 2010 by RJC) Usman has been kidnapped. Ron cooper is in Pakistan as a consulting engineer, but his real mission is to help find … Continue reading

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Professionals Should Act Professional

I am a professional. I was trained as a scientist and engineer. I served both in research and production. As technical consultant I guided others in the art of papermaking. I then subjected myself to further train to become certified … Continue reading

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Can the Shaggy Dog Talk?

Animals are adorable. People love to talk about and read about animals. Animals make great stories except. . . . Yeah, animals don’t talk. Without the ability to speak, an animal contributes no dialogue to the story. A few great … Continue reading

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Where do Hairy Dog Stories Come From?

We never planned to have pets, but my future sister-in-law suddenly had a litter of puppies on her hands and proudly gave us one. A couple of years later, my wife came home with a cat. Since then, we have … Continue reading

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Snow on the Desert

We seldom get snow on the high desert, but today it has been snowing lightly. We have just over an inch on the ground. Up to a foot is expected in the next two days. Meanwhile the eastern half of … Continue reading

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