Welcome to Net Cotton Content

Perhaps this is a “Re-Welcome.” If you are a longtime reader of Net Cotton Content, welcome anew. You are receiving this message because I relaunched my website (my entire online presence) on a new online platform during May 2017. The relaunch results in...

Turning 75 Next Year

It’s hard to believe that I’m turning 75 years old. Especially since I was born in 1960. But I’ve decided to turn 75, rather than 60, next year. What strange new eccentricity is this? I’m motivated because: People reach their best at 75: wiser,...

Poems For Dogs, Part 1

What We Are Doing Now You were over there. I was over there. Now we are over here. You can do things I can’t do. I can do things you can’t do. Together, we can do anything.   Dog. Eat. Dog. Soon after waking, Foodlady fills the dish. We eat. Long into...

Strange Play

Starved for entertainment? I’ve been cast as the sole performer in the Saturday, December 8th Available Light production of White Rabbit Red Rabbit by Nassim Soleimanpour. I don’t know anything about this play except what is written on this webpage:...

W.A.I.T.

Early in marriage, Alisa asked me, “How do you determine what you say? Is everything that comes to mind uttered? Is every thought spoken? What is withheld?” To be sure, throughout our marriage, Alisa speaks more substantively. I speak more plentifully. For...