On Sept. 25, 1897, William Faulkner, the Nobel Prize-winning author of the American South, was born. Faulkner was an American writer and Nobel Prize laureate from Oxford, Mississippi. Faulkner wrote novels, short stories, a play, poetry, essays and screenplays. He is primarily known for his novels and short stories set in the fictional Yoknapatawpha County, […]
Heather Rooney is a 21 year old college student majoring in art. Rooney creates photorealistic drawings with Prismacolor colored pencils. She openly admits that she self taught. I think she is incredible talented. With the recent passing of comedian Robin Williams, Heather Rooney created an incredible tribute photo.
Without a doubt thieves suck! Recently a young, local entrepreneur beekeeper was struck by thieves who stole more than $12000 in bees and honey. A local Utah startup organization decided to step up and create a funding campaign to help this kid out. I felt this was blog worthy and decided to donate to […]
On 27th Aug 1990, Stevie Ray Vaughan was killed when the helicopter he was flying in, hit a man-made ski slope while trying to navigate through dense fog. Vaughan had played a show at Alpine Valley Music Theatre, East Troy, Wisconsin with Robert Cray & His Memphis Horns, and Eric Clapton. Vaughan was informed […]
This is a post I wrote more than a year and half ago. I thought that I would finally share it.
A while back I saw a 60 Minutes television interview with Henry Crumpton, a retired CIA operative with extensive experience. The interview was so interesting to me that I immediately went out and got […]