This is the winning entry from the Unconventional Writing Contest. It was written by Allan Bacon. You can learn more about Allan at the end of the post… or just by reading about his adventure in this article.Read More
While on summer vacation in Utah, I set up an Unconventional Writing Contest with great prizes and the chance to publish here on the hub of World Domination. I’m happy to announce that the results are now in! It was a fierce competition, but by the end, it was also clear who the winners should…Read More
There’s a heat wave in Portland! It’s 93° today, but I managed to survive my weekly long run this morning. I love running in my home city, especially when I don’t get lost.
A few announcements for this weekend update: Our Unconventional Writing Contest has now ended. A trusted adviser from Australia is going through the initial pack of entries, and we’ll get some more feedback from other members of the Supreme Court before narrowing down the finalists over the next couple of weeks.Read More
Greetings from Malaysia, my home for most of this week before heading back to my real home on Thursday. After nearly getting deported from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia a few days ago, I managed to deport myself a few days later to fly this direction. It’s a really long story, one that I look forward to ...Read More
Greetings from the Persian Gulf. The most obvious observation to make about this place is probably, “Wow! It's hot here!”
I hope you'll forgive me for being banal. I've been in the Emirates, Oman, and Qatar before, but not usually in July. I'd say I'm hardcore and have been going for 10-mile runs in the heat, but that would be exaggerating by at least 6 miles.Read More
It's here by popular demand! Today I'm opening a new writing contest to feature the unconventional ideas of other great people from our community.
The winning entries will be published on the site for all to see, and naturally I've got some (other) great prizes as well. Here are all the details ...Read More