84 There’s a lot of talk out there. A lot of noise. A lot of non-sensical bullshit being spewed by pseudo-intellects (or lower) attempting to disguise their opinions as facts. If that’s you, knock that shit off. Don’t confuse your strong feelings or personal certainty about some things as facts. Have the balls to admit that YOURContinue reading “Eighty-Four”


54 I love history. I love knowing what went on prior, how things happened, and how things came to be. I love understanding, and more importantly, somehow and to some extent feeling the journey of those who came before me. Recording history requires the capture of time in various forms. In written form. In image form.Continue reading “Fifty-Four”

CWT-3: Lust Kills

Ricky Midway: Catchy title. Tom Leu: Glad you like it. So are you going to be preaching about sexual indiscretion or something now? Nah… I don’t preach; I prefer to teach, and coach. There’s a big difference. Some think preaching and teaching are the same, but they’re practically opposites… they can actually be contradictions ofContinue reading “CWT-3: Lust Kills”

CWT-2: Buffet(t)

Ricky Midway: So are we pronouncing this one buff-AY or buff-ETT? Tom Leu: Both. Both? Yes, because I have a love/hate relationship with both. You mean… “buffets” as in the “Old Country”-style large food conglomerations that are often over-populated particularly on Sunday mornings and on other assorted holidays? Apropo description… Yes, that’s one of them. AndContinue reading “CWT-2: Buffet(t)”

CwT-1: Once Written

Ricky Midway: What’s this? Tom Leu: An ongoing column or essay in the format of a Q&A. I’m calling it Conversations with Tom. Who’s asking the questions? Ricky Midway (that’s you); the interviewer and my alter-ego. He/you represents all the voices in my head asking the tough questions. Okay… and you (Tom Leu), are answering theseContinue reading “CwT-1: Once Written”