DUELING FRY PANS

January 12, 2018

Tags: Cooking, Breakfast, Friendship, John Deere&Company, Life Lessons, Farm-boys, Cast Iron Fry Pans, Farm Equipment, Engineer, Ad Man, Weber Grill, Monmouth College, Greatest Generation

DUELING FRY PANS

Analogous to Dueling Banjos, this story tells about dueling cast iron fry pans and those who gripped their sizzling hot handles.

My father Swisher Wilson, and Uncle Spud, as I affectionately called my dadís best friend, initiated me as a teenager into a ritual of 6am breakfasts at least once (more…)

AGELESS GENIUS - A MAN UNRESTRAINED

May 12, 2017

Tags: Creativity, Genius, Artist, Poet, Playwright, Sculptor, Author, Actor, Painter, Composer, Longevity, Friendship

Genius in any field is a rarity, often displayed in a brief ďa-haĒ moment and seldom as a continuum. Sustaining it to age 90, like Lawrence Holofcener, defies most human boundaries.

The topic of genius has been most recently highlighted with the news of National Geographic doing a ten-part television series on Albert Einstein and (more…)