Give me a name, any name.

I was writing some fiction and needed a full name for an idiot attorney. I didn’t want to upset someone who might be a good attorney by choosing his or her name for ridicule. So, I Googled names, ridiculous names, and I got hits each time. My response each time: who would name their kid that? In essence,Continue reading “Give me a name, any name.”

Backyard Honey Bees

The honeybee population is declining everywhere but in my backyard.  Nationwide beekeepers say they’ve lost at least 40 percent of their beehives. These bees pollinate fruits, vegetables and nuts, or put another way, without bees we would lose a third of our crops, according to experts. The decline of bees appears to follow the widespreadContinue reading “Backyard Honey Bees”