Author: Quill

Website: oldeink.com

Life, You Say?

Me thinks it is time to begin asking ourselves, “What, exactly, is our life supposed to be?” We have a life we’re used to but we think of so much more. Don’t even say you don’t because you do! and you know this to be so. Not a one...

After Vietnam

My history is a thing I don’t consider very important until I married and became a father. It is from the day of my wedding that I am thoughtful about what I have done right and incorrectly. Both are myriad in content. Now that I am approaching my “last...

History

So, I find myself asking, “Which history is really true?” Back in the 1950s is when I first began learning of American and world history. Christopher Columbus discovered the New World but not America. Was that incorrect or just that the rest was, at that time, unknown? As concerns...

Secure Me

One of my adult children asked me what I did in Vietnam. All my children know that I was directly involved in the war more than once in two tours of duty but none had asked me what I’d done. It wasn’t an easy question to answer as I...

Biden

I am but a few years younger than President Biden. Although I am physically and mentally fit I would have no business holding that office even at my age. Donald Trump is also a few years older than I but he is mentally fit for office no matter what...

Odd Times

I am doing this website using a couple of assumptions concerning whichever audience I gain here. I don’t like to make assumptions unless I am reasonably certain of two things: The first is that I am not going senile or finding morsels to eat in the air surrounding me....

Contrarian

One would suppose that, given the state of this world, being a “contrarian” might be a good thing. That’s kind of a question actually. I don’t know what you might think but if you read the first article here and have come back . . . well. I love...