Milt’s summer hiatus, and “I only want the positives”: The secret to a lasting relationship without the heartaches, with guest expert Cynthia Brian

Friends, I will be taking the remainder of the summer off from my weekly blog posts. I may post the occasional piece, time permitting, but Mia and I have recently been engaged in an enterprise entirely unrelated to relationship counseling, one that we are finding both wildly fulfilling and quite time-consuming, thus I am simply … Continue reading

“A hero is anyone who has fought in war”, and a Memorial Day Special: Demetrius Toteras, Korea and the 1st Persian Gulf War

I’ve said this before but I’m generally not a fan of holidays and the pressure to get out and spend, our patriotic duty it would seem. Oh, I love Christmas and New Years and always will, but most of the others strike me as contrived (Valentine’s, MLK, Chavez, President’s Day…) and without great meaning. I’ll … Continue reading

Baby Boomers and the fear of Everything, Philosophy to the Rescue: Poking fun at Religion and Spirituality, along with guest authors, Saqqarah and Megan, and a few thoughts on the SF Giants’ 3rd title in 5 years

Mia and I were at a Halloween Party the other night, enjoying ourselves immensely as we watched the kids traipse up and down the streets in this annual event which, for me and I’m sure for many American kids, is really my favorite holiday (if for no other reason than we get to sicken ourselves … Continue reading

The Faulty Classical Scholar and a Pyrrhic victory, MiltnMia on Transition Radio, and Women Acting Badly: Hungry Cougars and Hot Young Boys

Friends, while I appreciate the confidence some of you have placed in me with regards to all things Classical, as I have said before, I am not an expert, I am simply a hobbyist and a very close reader who has enjoyed good fortune in being taught the shortcuts by a man who was an … Continue reading

Milt and Mia at 10,000 ft. in the desert, their new website, and a few words on Milt’s Secret Crystal Cave and duping New Age Hippies

Greetings…greetings…greetings…that’s the echo you’d hear if you were sitting beside me this morning, 10,000 feet above the sea floor atop one of the most amazing desert vistas on this amazing planet. Mia and I have been out here for several days traipsing around and ingesting the magnificence which is the Great Basin Desert, and though … Continue reading