I had the privilege to preside over a confirming ceremony for John Barfield and Meg Kuklovic. Their friends are all fans of science, astronomy, and science fiction adventure stories. I wrote the introductory words, and John and Meg authored the portion of vows and ring exchange. I want to thank my son Jesse and good … Continue reading John & Meg’s Wedding Vows
I'm a compulsive helper. Across the years I have mentored several young people, in my attempt to "pay it forward" for those several special adult / mentors that took me under their wing when I was a young adult. In the past I've selected my candidates carefully, and applied my skills wisely and generously. This … Continue reading Mentor? or Idiot?
I love you like a brother... You are such a gentleman, you honor your word ... We can be friends first ... oh, wait ... just friends. I shall take the next woman that says this ... and drown her in her Chardonnay. I will lead her in a foxtrot to the top of a … Continue reading The Mayor of The Friend Zone
As we approach 2017, I'm starting a LiveJournal, making me a "late adopter". The purpose is to give me a place separate from my blog with stories from my summer 2016 scooter trip. This blog replaces my entries on Facebook, which are often too long, and have no means to retrieve them from history. This … Continue reading Daily Duncan Starts Today