Category Archives: Over The Fence

personal comments, journal extracts

Back To The Future- Nobody asked me, but…

Back To The Future- Nobody asked me, but… In December of 2007, the original Back To The Future film was added to the National Film Registry. This registry annually selects 25 films for preservation for being culturally, historically, or aesthetically … Continue reading

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May 1 (belated) 2015

Took a small vacation from this 100 words a day discipline.  the idea was that, after three years, I’d certainly developed the habit of daily, focused writing.  It’s now apparent, I haven’t, so as my friend John will have said … Continue reading

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I Want to Hear

This piece was written last week, before Hillary (June 7, 2008) suspended her campaign and endorsed Obama.  I found it in on an old blog site I used.  Let’s call this entry purpose Historical Reference.   I Want to Hear… … Continue reading

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On Homophobia- Personal Thoughts At its roots, homophobia stems from the tribal desire to preserve itself. Note that I use tribal to mean any social group, whether it be family, religious belief, or economic structure. Pressure is exerted, by the … Continue reading

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The Interview

THE INTERVIEW On Wednesday, September third, I was interviewed by an associate of the About Face Theater, here in Chicago. The interview went wonderfully. I had two hours to talk about MYSELF! And if I do say so myself, I … Continue reading

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We do not…

We do not explore the woods, anymore. Eyes that could see, once, through to the light of tomorrow, can now barely see the next approaching tree; feet that once ran and leaped, now shuffle and trip over emergent roots, and … Continue reading

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Regarding Yesterday’s Rant (100 words)

Regarding yesterday’s rant- The nature of progress is always to destroy what is. This is not always a bad thing, just inconvenient to those comfortable with what was.There is however, so it seems to me, a moral question connected with … Continue reading

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