The Early Days: My first exposure to keyboards, outside of typewriters was the card punch machine we used at the academy Read more
Archive for ‘Talking Story’
A Dyslectic’s Love of Typewriters
Disclaimer: I was never property diagnosed with Dyslexia. Some bright person at my grammar school saw the difficulty I was Read more
October 31, 2018: A different sort of Halloween
The only thing I had planned for Halloween was to go to the Language Exchange meetup. The Language exchange is Read more
An Ode to My Mother, who made a reader out of me.
I was one of those kids, who didn’t do very well in school. I was very slow to learn to Read more
Novels by S. L. Pirtle
The Accidental Texan was my first novel to be published. It wasn’t the first novel I had ever written, but Read more
Two months, it was only supposed to be two months.
This post was written on the flight from Hawaii on August 20, 2018. I have just now gotten around to Read more
The Car is Gone, the Condo is Next
After a few months of retirement, I found that I was becoming restless. It wasn’t that I wanted to go Read more
Life gets in the way.
Not long after I started this blog I got sick. It wasn’t too bad, just a cold. After a week Read more
All my life I have had dreams about houses. I was probably about 23-years-old when I noticed that the dreams Read more
One Journey Ends and Another Begins
A start on a long story: Oh I know that you were a sailor, Till you came too close to Read more