Ghost Ranger
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Posts Tagged ‘R. Steven Reynolds

Boomers

May 8, 2019

Soundly asleep in my room Awaken by a very large boom It was a loud clap of thunder And then another and another Bright white light flashes in the room Telling me that sleep wouldn’t resume The entire house shuddered and shook As I stumbled to the door to take a look Zeus continued unleashing […]

Toxic Masculinity

January 21, 2019

Toxic masculinity is very much in the news right now but what is it? Lately, I have been thinking a lot about how I have changed over the years and how some things have remained the same. I don’t believe that I am alone in some of my viewpoints, nor do I believe I am […]

Waiting on the Bell

May 4, 2018

Pavlov’s most famous experiment was done with dogs, food, and bells. Today we find many bells in our lives. There is the telephone, the e-mail notification, the school bell, the seat belt bell, the open door warning, the social media message bell and many others. Their purpose is to notify us but before that, it […]

Happy New Year!

January 1, 2017

It’s said that only two things are certain, death and taxes. I learned about death early from my pet goldfish to my four-legged friends.  I have noticed that the subject of death today for the young is verboten. Death is glossed over or misrepresented. Children grow up thinking just hit restart and start over with […]

Fishing

December 25, 2016

Like many men in their youth, my thoughts revolved around fishing. I read everything I could on the subject. I perused all the magazines, studying the various techniques. I had a little luck and caught a few but none were keepers. I continued to practice casting and testing various lines hoping to be more proficient. One […]

Grumpy?

October 26, 2016

I think I finally understand why so many people in their later years seem grumpy. For years my job required me to be stoic, unemotional, but as my body fails and I race towards my finish line, I have regrets. These regrets have caused me to wear my emotions on my sleeve. I seem to […]

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