Feeling Abandoned?

  I have not abandoned this blog…well, not entirely…   It’s just that I’ve started another blog at my new website, YellowBalloonPublications.com, and I’ve been concentrating on getting that populated with sufficient blogs to let the search engines find it and to let people know I’m going to be active there…   YellowBalloonPublication.com is my[…]

A Complaint-Free World by Will Bowen

  I’ve just read a fascinating, compelling book: A Complaint-Free World. Written by Will Bowen, it’s about his campaign to turn complaining on its head… and it’s working in literally millions of lives.   What’s intriguing about the book’s value is that even people who consider themselves largely  “complaint-free” can’t get through a single day[…]

Five Podcast Interviews Coming Up…

    In less than 48 hours I’ve landed five podcast interviews, four of them Trek-related, one of them westerns-related. I don’t have dates and times locked in yet, but I’ll fill in the details as I get them…   Here are the two podcast interviews with confirmed dates and times (in chronological order) Wayne[…]

DeForest Kelley Up Close and Personal

Braille Institute Employee Finally Gets His Wish

Audio Book Version of ‘DeForest Kelley Up Close and Personal’ Debuts Braille Institute employee’s request is finally fulfilled Seattle, WA     (Yellow Balloon Communications)   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Today Yellow Balloon Communications announced the debut of an audio book version of Kristine M. Smith’s title DeForest Kelley Up Close and Personal: A Harvest of Memories from[…]


NEW DAY NORTHWEST   Here’s the link to my New Day Northwest TV appearance. Please enjoy and share, especially if you know people in the entertainment industry (TV, radio, podcast hosts, etc.) who are looking for in-the-know people to interview during Star Trek’s 50th anniversary.!   http://www.king5.com/entertainment/television/programs/new-day-northwest/an-inside-look-at-an-orignal-uss-enterprise-star/286157912   The host of New Day Northwest, Margaret[…]

Star Trek Banner, New Day Northwest

  My Star Trek convention banner arrived a few days ago.  Here’s a photo of it, although De’s face looks distorted because I had just rolled it out and the vinyl was puckering there and in a few other, less-distracting place. The actual image itself looks fine!   I will have this at every other[…]

Feelin’ GROOVY!

  Today I’m alternating between feelin’ frantic and feelin’ groovy.   Feelin’ Frantic for two reasons: An upcoming TV appearance on New Day Northwest (a talk show) on Tuesday The new website (YellowBalloonPublications.com) still isn’t live. We’re waiting for Amazon Web Services to confirm my account so we can test the audio book delivery system.[…]

The Three Trek-A-Teers

Everything is in readiness for next week’s TV appearance on New Day Northwest and the upcoming Starkane convention.   Lisa is getting the pay portal squared away this evening so she can take Yellow Balloon Publications LIVE. We’re testing everything to make sure it’s all working and doing the right things.   I’ve burned fifty[…]