Mental Health,Writing

You’re The Problem

But I Have a Solution “…school shootings are more influenced by social media than other mass shootings, however social... Read More

today June 21, 2018 restore9 months ago
Email Confessions

Dear Scum Sucking Digital Marketer

This is a public service announcement to all business owners. Do not be fooled by your digital marketing agencies... Read More

today June 4, 2018 restore10 months ago
Email Confessions,Photography,Writing

Peer Acceptance

The joys of peer acceptance Dear Respected Photographer, The note that boosted my confidence as an artist was a... Read More

today November 6, 2017 restore11 months ago
Email Confessions,Writing

The Lost Art of Attention

The Lost Art of Attention Dear Mr. Wordsmith, As you are well aware, the attention span of our population... Read More

today October 24, 2017 restore12 months ago

Making Photographs In Franklinton, NC

exploring former boom towns and how we move forward. Making Photographs in a North Carolina Boom (and bust) town... Read More

today August 20, 2017 restore11 months ago

Wells Fargo Text Message Scam

what it is and how it works What the Wells Fargo Text message scam looks like So there you... Read More

today July 24, 2017 restore11 months ago

Promoting Pamlico County Artists

How to Promote Artists in Pamlico County This article is in response to a question I proposed in Natural... Read More

today June 15, 2017 restore11 months ago

How to Get Public Data from Facebook with PHP

This article will teach you how to access public Facebook data using PHP. In this example we will be... Read More

today June 14, 2017 restore12 months ago


I told several friends and supporters early on I will either be successful or get run out of town.... Read More

today February 14, 2017 restore1 year ago

The Millennial Manifesto

I wrote this post for my Facebook feed on September 11, 2014. Year after year is continues to maintain... Read More

today September 11, 2016 restore2 years ago

Hollywood Comes to Oriental?

I wasn’t sure what to expect when I walked into Port City Films. I arrived to Wilmington on an... Read More

today September 2, 2016 restore2 years ago

Crabbing with the Bruno Brothers

Roll Out at 5:30 am Sunsets are just fine by me and occur at a much more reasonable time.... Read More

today August 11, 2016 restore2 years ago

Using the Facebook Graph API, PHP and MySQL: How to Collect and Store Public Data in 5 Steps

using PHP and the Graph API. How to use the Facebook Graph API and PHP to gather public data... Read More

today March 2, 2016 restore12 months ago

Aero Bars and Group Riding

Are aero bars really a problem when riding in a group? I have playfully teased many of you for years... Read More

today March 2, 2016 restore2 years ago

Safe Group Riding Skills: Overlapping Wheels

If you want to ride faster you need to ride with a group. Group riding pushes your limits and... Read More

today March 2, 2016 restore11 months ago

The Rotating Paceline

a lesson in advanced cycling skills. How to Ride in a Rotating Paceline “Man! This rotating pace line is... Read More

today March 2, 2016 restore11 months ago

The Dilemma of the Small Town Monopoly

In the wake of Walmart coming to town, accelerating the demise of Oriental’s only independent grocer, I remain conflicted about... Read More

today February 4, 2016 restore2 years ago

An Engineer’s Approach to Riot Prevention

If you want to change the way people respond to you, change the way you respond to people. (And... Read More

today May 5, 2015 restore2 years ago

The Surface Talkers

“I’ll tell you what I would’ve done…” Of course you would, most of us would, because most of us know... Read More

today April 19, 2015 restore2 years ago

One of those Days

April 17th. Today is one of those days. Today has always been one of those days. Today will always... Read More

today April 17, 2015 restore2 years ago

Classically Designed. Romantically Inspired.

The romantic mode is primarily inspirational, imaginative, creative, intuitive. Feelings rather than facts predominate. “Art” when it is opposed... Read More

today October 13, 2014 restore2 years ago

Welcome to the Age of Information

I haven’t ridden my bicycle much this year. I have plenty of reasons and none of them are very... Read More

today September 29, 2014 restore2 years ago


Chuck Fondeaux: November 30, 2013 the annual birthday ride of Chuck “Chucktastic” Forrest Tom Petty, one of rock and... Read More

today September 28, 2014 restore11 months ago

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