Only Memories Remain through the Ages

“It’s a long, lonely highway when you’re traveling all alone, And it’s a trail full of teardrops that keep on being cried, And you pass through towns too small to even have a name, But you gotta keep on going on that road to nowhere.” –Adapted from “Long Lonely Highway” by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman;…

Elvis VHS tapes

For Elvis VHS Lovers Only

UPDATE: The tapes have been claimed. Stay tuned, though, because you never know what other items I will free from the vault. I am cleaning up my “Fortress of Solitude,” and it is time to part with most of my Elvis VHS collection – particularly since I have no way to play them anymore. If…

Against All Enemies

Yesterday, I was sitting in a spare bedroom upstairs and wrapping birthday presents for my wife. Just me and our dog, Gracie, were home. Being a lefty, I have to admit I am not the best at cutting paper. Even with left-handed scissors, I do a poor job. As I was attempting in vain to…

On with the Blog

I have been away from my little blog for awhile. It is difficult for me to continue at this time because the person who has been reading my writing since I scrawled the first letter of the first word is unwell and might never see this. As I know she would want me to carry…

Remember

While the Pastimescapes blog continues to be on an indefinite hiatus, I feel I should take a few moments as a lifelong Star Trek fan to capture a few thoughts on Leonard Nimoy, who passed away on Friday at the age of 83. The night he died, I decided to watch Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home…