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MY KENYA DIARY: IN QUEST OF EAGLES
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By public demand, and after a delay of an embarrassing number of years, I've finally put my notorious essay, Ender and Hitler: Sympathy for the Superman, free on the fabulous internets.

A bibliography of my published books and stories.

Here's a simple card-counting FAQ to get you up to speed on the basics. Here's the true story of the notorious DD' blackjack team, told for the first time on the fabulous internets. No other team went from a starting investor's bankroll of zero to winning millions of dollars.


A Sadean take on Asimov's classic Three Laws of Robotics can be found in Roger Williams' NOW REVIEWED ON SLASHDOT!!! The Metamorphosis of Prime Intellect. Adult readers only please -- explicit sex and violence. For updates on the "Dead Tree Project" and other topics, you may visit the official fan site, Passages in the Void..


Visit Peachfront's Cookbook, for recipes that are fast, cheap, and good. A work in progress.

My Bird Lists -- My Louisiana State Life List, My Yard List and, tah dah, My World Life List.


HEY! What happened to the Peachfront Conure Files? The world's only OFFICIAL Peachfront Conure site now features free peachfront conure coverage, including a magazine length Intro to Conures previously published in American Cage-Bird Magazine, now free on the web. I offer the best free Peachfront Conure information on the internet. If you have great Peachfront Conure info, stories, or photos to share, contact me so I can publicize your pet, your breeding success, your great photograph, etc. on my site. Thanks.







trying to start up a blog just for the peachfront and pet bird coverage

2012-03-21 - 9:52 a.m.

Trying to set up a site that looks more professional. Don't worry. My resumé won't replace my diary. However, nor will a diary replace a resumé.

This is more or less what I posted in the “About Me” section on my Word Press site:


My Published Books

  • A Complete Introduction to Cockatiels, TFH Publications
  • A Step-By-Step Book About Parrots, TFH Publications
  • A Step-By-Step Book About Finches, TFH Publications
  • A Step-By-Step Book About Cockatiels, TFH Publications
  • Parakeets Today, TFH Publications
  • Teaching a Parrot to Talk, TFH Publications


Magazine Articles

I have written dozens of published magazine articles, many on pet birds, often in BIRD TALK, BIRDS USA, and AMERICAN CAGE-BIRD MAGAZINE.


The Peachfront Conure has been my muse for the last 30 years and counting. Inspired by this special bird, I have trained, bred, and lived with the species in my home for three decades. In April 2011, I had the privilege of traveling to Bolivia to observe this species in their wild home. For extra bonus points, I had the pleasure of observing three species of endangered Bolivian macaws — the Blue-Throated Macaw, the Red-Fronted Macaw, and the forever awesome Hyacinth Macaw.

My goal in creating this webpage is to create a place where people can exchange information about this most charming of avian species, the lovely and graceful Peachfront Conure. I am not selling birds.

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