Author Archives: Tim Gatewood

About Tim Gatewood

60+, male, widowed/single. Writer with a day job. Notary Public. #catdaddy Science fiction and fantasy fan, avid reader, Founder of the Darrell Awards. Author of _Getting Started As A Notary Signing Agent_ (available from Please be kind to one another.

Looking Beneath the Hype in Late Stage Capitalism

Can we agree that insurance companies are not your friends? They make a bet with you that something bad will happen and you lose until it does. Then they use every excuse to exclude the claim & not pay. So, … Continue reading

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I’m Angry

I received my Covid19 booster shot today at Kroger . One dude waiting had on no mask. I gave him grief about it. He said he had all 3 shots & Omicron so… I told him I was there to … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2021

Welcome to 2021, you beautiful pile of potential ! You are awesome and wonderful. What will you accomplish this year? While circumstances will always play a large role, your choices and actions will often determine the outcome. So, choose well … Continue reading

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Why is Atlanta burning?

Originally posted on Charles write here:
When they ask you why Atlanta was burning last night, tell them it was an uprising. If you want a quick answer, you can quote the economist Thomas Piketty Every human society must justify…

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