When the instructor stepped out of his gun safety class in Roanoke, Virginia, a man took that moment to shoot himself through the hand with a .45 calibre pistol. The bullet continued on and hit his wife in the leg. Click on the title for the full story. . . .
And the gun was loaded in the classroom why, exactly? . . . . It’s idiots like this who give the rest of us 2nd Amendment practitioners a bad name.
Blogs and Articles in No Particular Order
Writing Legend Les Edgerton visits best selling author Kristen Lamb’s blog. Writing Legend Les Edgerton Teaches us How to Create a Remarkable Writing Voice
My favorite ex-patriot, Emily Cannell, tells us the proper way to view cherry blossoms. Cherry Blossom Viewing–A “How To” Guide for the Novice
Lonny Dunn of ProNetworkBuild has written a book about How to Use Twitter for Local Business. I’ve watched Lonny in action, and he knows what he’s talking about.
From Jenny Hansen, Ten Computer Phrases that Sound Dirty But Aren’t.
Help Jillian Dodd score a MANday appearance from Sin and Vengeance author CJ West. See MANday: Author CJ West Challenge for the details.
Ellie Ann makes some great, and funny, observations about Action Movie Romances over at Jennifer Joseph’s place, Slacker Heroes.
A beloved family member of mine is a kidney transplant patient so this one definitely caught my eye. Vitals–Hand-Me-Down Kidney Transplanted Twice in Two Weeks
Gene Lempp once again fascinates with his stellar series, Designing from Bones. Troglodyte Housing
From outstanding indie-by-choice author Kait Nolan, Say What You Want About Amazon’s Business Practices, But They Treat Customers Right.
Fantastic humor blogger Leanne Shirtliffe steered me to this one. Yertle the Turtle by Dr. Seuss Triggers Political Dispute in B.C. Classroom. What’s wrong with this picture, folks? More importantly, what are we going to do about it?
This Double Dutch Dog could teach a few lessons on the playground.
Have you ever had a pet with an unusual talent?
All the best to all of you for knowing which end of your weapon means business.
Piper Bayard–The Pale Writer of the Apocalypse