Monthly Archives: August 2011

JPRM – R.02

Jack P Rocket-Man, Writer, Engineer, Guest Columnist, continues his latest story. Jack P Rocket-Man is a fictitious character; his statements provide no warranty. REM: Gregory Johnstone… Santa Clara? Your chance encounter with Johnstone in New Hampshire must have surprised you. … Continue reading

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JPRM – R.01

Jack P Rocket-Man is a writer and friend. We have known each other a very long time. Jack P knows ALMOST everything. Ask him. When he doesn’t know, he pretends. The Jack P Rocket-Man column is strictly for entertainment, and provides no warranty. … Continue reading

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JPRM – R.00

Ask Jack P Rocket-Man… “Jack P RocketMan” is the byline for a writer/philosopher that this blogger knows well. His comments are meant for entertainment only and provide no warranty. This blogger’s “other friend,” (he has two) Bill, was a bit stressed: … Continue reading

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HyperChronism

HyperChronism is a ten-dollar word for “Time Creep.” Time: “…past, present, future…” Creep: “…to come on gradually and almost unnoticed…” Webster’s New World © 2006 by Wiley Publishing. Clichés such as “time flies,” “when I get to it,” et al, have … Continue reading

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Tools – R.00

At this office, there are 8 dictionaries. Four “book” and four “soft,” counting the WordPress Editor and the Kindle Reader. That’s not too many. Here, tools are judged by portability, utility, quality, and user interface (UI). Eight dictionaries in 1000 square feet … Continue reading

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Process

Process is: PROTOCOL, …proper and correct… ETHICS, …the study of standards… LAWFUL, …obeying the law…. That final definition motivates the best. LAWS have the biggest TEETH. WordPress.COM Terms Of Service, will that suffice? Any other caveats? Also, the handling and … Continue reading

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Mission

A Website about Words, Context, and Culture. A.K.A. Writing, Consciousness. Writing can entertain, educate, inspire, and put food on the table. Writing must be done well. “How well,” depends on the application. This writer is a beginner, green. “Dumb and Determined,” that’s … Continue reading

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