One Second After is the first book in a trilogy by William Forstchen, but the novel itself stands alone. The story follows John Matherson (a retired Colonel and History Professor) in the wake of an EMP (Electro-Magnetic Pulse) attack upon the United States. The damage that ensues due to this
I decided that I wanted to make an effort to read more in the upcoming year. In order to facilitate my goal, I found a link to a reading challenge that I thought would work quite well for me. 2018 Reading Assignment Sign Ups! #2018HW With that said, I decided
It’s an exciting time for fans of the Cleveland Indians. It’s been nearly 20 years since they’ve played in the World Series (1997) and it’s been 68 years since they’ve won the World Series (1948). As an Indians fan that lives in the state of Louisiana, I’m often asked, “Why?
It’s been an incredibly long time since I’ve written a post on here. Too long in fact. I’m going to make a concerted effort to visit here more often and let everyone in on what’s going on with me. So if you’re still interested, check back soon. -Bob
It’s going to be quite hard to imagine a world without my friend Becky in it. Granted, she and I haven’t spoken much or seen each other much within the last few years, but hearing of her passing on 2/2/11 has given me plenty of time to reflect back on
All throughout my life, I’ve been referred to as “skinny”. I got constant ribbing from my friends during grade school, and it even followed me into college. I got used to it though, and I started laughing along with my friends. So imagine my surprise when I stepped on
I know I haven’t written anything in quite some time, so I thought I would share something that happened just the other day… While at work, I stood up from my desk in order to get myself something to drink. Upon doing so however, I became quite dizzy and light-headed.
Holiday traffic is the worst. Really it is. I decided to do some shopping at lunch today since my wife worked from home today. I had the displeasure of dealing with too many people at Academy Sports. On top of that, the cashier neglected to ring up an item that I
It’s really quite amazing that I haven’t written about my beloved football team. Having been a New Orleans Saints fan since I was able to speak, I find myself wondering, “what has taken me so long…?” Friends of mine know that I follow professional football somewhat extensively. Many would even
Most of my friends can tell you that I seldom participate in discussions revolving around religion or politics. In fact, I’ve been known to either completely clam up or just walk away to avoid talking about it. Some people tend to get really offended when they learn that you don’t