• Dad, Husband, Lover, Scientist, Man-child and a little “off kilter!”

    As I have not formally introduced myself, I am “The Husband.” Currently, I am the 4th in command in our home – my wife (Kat) is Master and Commander! Our two kids have higher rank as well – our daughter (our youngest) outranks the first born. Anyway, I digress. I consider myself a “jack of all trades” and a master of one. In brief, I am trained as a chemist, studied neuroscience and currently am a cancer immunologist. Most of my career has revolved around cancer research – from understanding the molecular basis of cancer development and metastasis. Currently, I am helping to advance cancer therapy using a living drug…

  • Glimmer, part 14

    Eddara’s Voice, Eddara City It was night and Nikolay Rogers was the only staff writer for the city’s newspaper still sitting at his desk. He had hoped he would have it done and on the way to the presses that night, but he had fallen behind. There was so much he wanted to include and knew he had to cut something out. It didn’t look like his story would be tomorrow’s headline news. He sat staring at the screen stretched across his desk. The story was finished, but it was still too long. He nibbled at his thumbnail and started reading through it once more. There had to be some…