Category Archives: being a writer

Organizing ideas, sharing them, and maybe providing some entertainment

A Different “Friday” Post

I had about half of the planned “Friday” post done, when I noticed a news item about pesticides in some American city water. That got my attention, so did what the scientists said. By the time I stopped writing ‘a … Continue reading

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The Past: What We Know, What We Don’t

I was writing about cancer and medical knowledge we’ve accumulated over the last few millennia, when I realized that I’d gotten more off-topic than usual. For me, that’s saying something. When I catch myself rambling I’ve got options. Sometimes I … Continue reading

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Still Looking Forward to Friday the 13th

My brendans-island.com website, and this blog, are now on a Linux server. The change officially happened about two hours ago, around 11:30 am Central Time, 5:30 pm UTC, Friday, January 6, 2016. I’m told that it may take up to … Continue reading

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Looking Forward to Friday the 13th

I still don’t know why I had trouble viewing this blog for a few days after Christmas. (December 29, 2016) I did, however, learn that having my hosting service switch to a Linux server might lower the odds of running … Continue reading

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