Author Archives: Ziggy

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The Seven Superpowers

It is my conclusion that these powers are not only real, but achievable for every person if we will lay aside sin and earnestly practice sanctity. Continue reading

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Isaiah 30 Song

I’ve been working on this song/poem for a long time now. At least four years (the poem has been complete since at least 2017-08-08) but very likely many more. This recording is a poor attempt, but I feel like if … Continue reading

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Short Story Contest 2020

A local paper (The Camarillo Acorn) hosts an annual short story contest, so I figured I’d take a swing at it. The following is based on a feeling I’ve had somewhat frequently when out in the street. Or looking at … Continue reading

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Random Math

I was telling the kids how fast computers are, and to demonstrate I wrote this Python program to do simple multiplication, division, addition, and subtraction. Since that scrolls by so quickly, you may want to try this version, which pauses … Continue reading

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Vacation Trials

We took a family vacation 2017-05-27 thru 2017-06-29, swinging around the western third of the USA. I was working remote during the entire trip, which set the stress levels a bit high just off the bat. The whole family came … Continue reading

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Fragments of the Hero’s Journey

After listening to quite a few Jordan B. Peterson lectures – perhaps a few too many if that is possible – I clambered up into my tree fort – though tree seat might be a better description – and wrote … Continue reading

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Novena to Saint Cajetan for the Unemployed and Underemployed

Introductory prayer for every day: (Begin with the sign of the cross)Omnipotent and everlasting God, You wanted St. Cajetan to trust in your Providence and despise earthly things and You enriched him with abundant spiritual goods, grant that those who … Continue reading

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Thaw Among Frozen Stones

Chill air, with a hint of perfume, and the dawn widening. Continue reading

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Chronicles of Everfall – Shadow of the Conqueror: Review and Feedback

This is a detailed review, response, and rebuttal of the fantasy book “Chronicles of Everfall – Shadow of the Conqueror” By Shad M. Brooks, abbreviated occasionally as SotC in this essay. It’s quite interesting to hear Shad describe himself as … Continue reading

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Writing Exercise

Ooh. Who’s that?That doesn’t look fun. We’re friends right? We’re all staying here. We’re just hangin.No, they want a fight. I can take ’em. Let’s go!But it’s so uncomfortable out there. Don’t you want to be here where it’s warm … Continue reading

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