SURROUNDING: Mammoth Cave!

Introduction This is a journey log.  One of culture, history, and scientific exploration.  A recognition that, when we focus on the significant, we often ignore the peripheral things of interest.  And there is much to learn about in those places. I love Kentucky, its people, its culture, and its landforms.  And I love the fact [...]

Dawn of Dusk- Three One Act Plays!

The Dawn of Dusk is a creative combination of the “fiction science” and magic realism of Ronald R. Van Stockum, Jr. and a lifetime of theatrical production on stages all over the country in Jack Wann. The three plays in this volume transform performance spaces into other worlds, often surreal, but always provocative and exciting. [...]

George Washington Went Back!

GEORGE WASHINGTON WENT BACK! What would you think if you were a hero and just 22?  And you know the truth of those others who died.  Died under your charge.  Under your command.  Like Jumonville under the hatchet, whose death led Washington to Fort Necessity. And then to even more misery and ignobility. "Assassinated!" That's what [...]

Lucifer in our Skies!

LUCIFER IN OUR SKIES ! But not always.  And why not?  Because that planet moves around! Venus is inferior to us, the second large object from the sun inside our orbit.  It is very similar in size and shape to our Earth.  But hotter.  Very hot.  Maybe that is why it was named for the [...]