Basket of Puppies

Basket of Puppies

October 28, 2020 dkeener 0

OK, this has nothing to do with writing. But who can possibly resist a basket full of puppies? My friend’s girlfriend’s dog just had six retriever puppies (all boys). This is them at about a week old. All right, you may now resume your regularly scheduled activities… Many thanks to […]

I Voted (2020)

I Voted

October 28, 2020 dkeener 0

I voted today. Got my mail-in ballot a couple of weeks ago. Did my research on the various bond issues that were on the ballot in my county. And then took it to the post office today. Make sure you vote. Every vote counts.

David Keener in Mars Orbit

Virtual Vacation: Mars Orbit

October 18, 2020 dkeener 0

Here I am in the Daedalus Mars Orbiter, looking down at the planet from the ship’s observation bubble. We’re all dressed casually right now because Life Support is having a minor problem. The humidity has gone a bit wonky, so that’s being worked on. With no clouds, like on Earth, […]

Under Construction

Pardon My Dust

October 15, 2020 dkeener 0

Yes, I have a new web site. And it’s very much a work in progress. I’m afraid the old site became a bit of an albatross, with a discontinued theme and numerous follow-on problems, including partial incompatibilities with some of the newest WordPress updates. The end result was that parts […]

Not, No, Never

The Power of “Not Now”

October 14, 2020 dkeener 0

There’s a funny sort of confidence that came to me after I’d worked on my writing craft for a couple of years. For as long as I could remember, I’d toiled away, trying to make my writing perfect. Then I learned that I could defer changes until later, i.e. – […]