Carved Like a Holiday Turkey

Growing up on the Gulf Coast had a disadvantage for little fair skinned Tim:  Basal Cell Carcinoma in later life.  I had one removed about 5 years ago.  Today, once again, I was carved up like a holiday turkey to remove a second.  What a drag!  They now have a new treatment for the sun-induced malady—a cream you must apply… Continue reading

America’s Chernobyl

  “I don’t think I’m overstating the case by saying this is America’s Chernobyl.” —Louie Miller, Mississippi state director, Sierra Club, at a news conference on May 1, 2010, in Gulfport, Mississippi. Not overstating it?  Indeed! But, unless you live on the Gulf Coast, as does my extended family, unless you know people who will lose everything because their livelihood.… Continue reading