Category Archives: Commentary

Running Slightly Behind

I am running behind on most of my ventures at this point, including this blog.  I started reading the September issue of American Rifleman, and will give a summary in the next week or so. We have a new athletic … Continue reading

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Guns I Wanted

It is funny to notice how things change.  When I was an early teenager, I wanted a rifle that I could strap onto my backpack and cart around in the woods, should I encounter a rabid dog, black bear, or … Continue reading

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Updating the Books

I finally finished updating my air rifle scores in this log.  However, now that I have finished with that task, I already have another idea. As an engineer, I realize that I have collected a ton of data, and it … Continue reading

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Skipped Air Rifle Practice

I did not make it to the air rifle practice this evening.  I don’t know, I got caught up in a project and ended up missing out. I did finally clean up one of my ARs and I also did … Continue reading

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American Rifleman: January, 2017

I just finished reading this month’s American Rifleman, and I must say that my favorite article was the regular column, “I Have This Old Gun…” by Garry James.  This article was about the Allen “Dragoon” Pepperbox, and I have been … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!! First, I will close out the year by showing off my Christmas loot: When I get back to Rio Rancho, I will fill up my sandbags.  I was amused by the .22s with Santa Claus on the … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo and Winter

Each November, I make an attempt to participate in the NaNoWriMo challenge, where I attempt to crap out a 50,000 word novel in 30 days. I have yet to actually do it, but last year’s novel and this year’s novel … Continue reading

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