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I'm a retired mechanical design engineer.  I am single and father of five, and a grandfather of five.
I love writing and have written nine full length manuscripts.  The genre range from love stories to fast action thrillers.

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Lifestyle
by 0jim0
4 years ago
What It Takes To Be A Bering Sea Crabber

There are six requirements required to work on a crab boat in the north Bering Sea, stamina, perseverance, accountability, agility, teamwork, and common sense.  Having a boat captain that knows what he or she is doing is paramount for success during a crab season.  The captain’s responsibility, above all,...

Lifestyle
by 0jim0
4 years ago
Interesting Perspective From Married Couples

The following represents a summary of three family’s viewpoint on how to have a successful and a happy marriage.  In many ways, their comments and responses seem to share a common thread, but more importantly, their unwavering commitment to each other was sincere and admired. The Berg’s...

Environment
by 0jim0
4 years ago
Should One Keep Wild Animals

No matter the argument, most human’s natural instinct is to rescue a living being from potential harm.  Rescuing a newborn wild animal from starvation because its mother had died is no exception for it is a natural human reaction.  While this act is commendable, it has certain consequences in...

Business & Money
by 0jim0
4 years ago
Job Shopping As An Engineer

What is expected   For an engineer, job shopping can be a daunting task, but at the same time quite rewarding.  It is ill advised for an engineer, regardless of the discipline, to start taking on temporary work when fresh out of college.  The task of an engineer, when...

Home & Garden
by 0jim0
4 years ago
Tips On Renting A Home Or An Apartment

Small claims court Each year thousands of small claims end up in court, and the cases are usually a dispute between the property owner and tenant when damage or lack of cleaning has occurred. In most cases, supportive documents are lacking by the tenant, and the tenant usually loses....

History
by 0jim0
4 years ago
The Question Of Evolution

This article is not a be all and end all to the question of how the human race began.  The science community has addressed most of the questions that continue to linger with some on a difficult subject matter of filling in the gaps.  It is almost as if...

Environment
by 0jim0
4 years ago
What Ecosystem Are You Alerting Others About

It is best said that the health of humans, like all living organisms, is dependent on an ecosystem that sustains life.  In a small way, each of us sometimes contributes to the health of our surroundings, some don’t, but if we are, are we doing enough?  Defining health is...

Lifestyle
by 0jim0
4 years ago
Making The Dollar Stretch By Preparing Economical Meals.

During these tough economic times people are searching for ways to make ends meet, specifically managing ways to make the dollar go farther.  The costs of store bought items seem to increase almost on a daily basis, forcing some to cut back on eating habits such as, among other...

Lifestyle
by 0jim0
4 years ago
Living Off The Land Part 2

Aside from eating meats, we have to have vegetables and fruits to keep a balanced healthy body.  In providing yet another source of getting all the vitamins our body needs, eating nuts, seeds, and plants in all likelihood you’ve never heard of, or knew that they were edible.  ...

Health
by 0jim0
4 years ago
Healths Biggest Miracle

Anyone receiving devastating news from their physician that they have cancer, their thoughts, their contemplation, their world as they know of it, is really beyond comprehension to those of us who have not experienced having cancer.  I’ve often wondered, why, with our technology so advanced, the latest information that...

Travel & Places
by 0jim0
4 years ago
If You Enjoy Living Off The Land The Louisiana Swamp Is The Place To Be

Living off the land can be a lot of work, not to mention the dangers of confronting the wild.  But for the outdoorsman, living on the edge comes with the territory.  In the Louisiana swamps and bayou’s, if one is not familiar with the landscape, the waterways, how to...

Home & Garden
by 0jim0
4 years ago
Do Plants Have Feelings

For years, researchers from the world over have studied the pros and cons of claims claiming that plant life have feelings, and that they feel pain when cut down.  I can only attest that whenever I grew tomato, bean, corn, and other small plants either inside my home or...

Home & Garden
by 0jim0
4 years ago
Is It Better To Eat Foods Raw Or Cooked

There is a good supply of opinions, case studies, University reports, opposing views, etc, citing health hazards when ingesting certain raw foods.  Below are a few examples.  Raw milk.  Living on a ranch, my parents, me, and eventually my wife and five very healthy children all grew up drinking...

Lifestyle
by 0jim0
4 years ago
Unhealthy Lifestyle Choices

Lifestyles vary throughout the world, few healthful, most are unhealthful.  For some, life is too busy, and accepting change is too difficult.  Most would conclude that reducing one’s lifestyle is unacceptable.  On the contrary, one does not have to reduce one’s lifestyle one iota to be healthful and productive.  ...

History
by 0jim0
4 years ago
One Of Many Serious Issues That Faces Us All

For the United States, there remains a constant struggle with most of us when it comes to deciding whether or not a fitting punishment for a crime committed is warranted.  When it comes to handing out life or death sentences, many judges grapple with this decision making process with...

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