Monthly Archives: March 2014

Who were John Wilkes and Isaac Barre?

http://www.lulu.com/shop/search.ep?type=&keyWords=Peter+Maida&sitesearch=lulu.com&q=&x=10&y=10 These are my novels on Lulu, please check them out. My hometown of Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania was named after two men, John Wilkes and Isaac Barre. I always wondered why we were never taught about these men in school. We

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Posted in History, Wilkes-Barre

What titles are really important?

http://www.lulu.com/shop/search.ep?type=&keyWords=Peter+Maida&sitesearch=lulu.com&q=&x=10&y=10 These are my novels on Lulu, please check them out. I was going to write a little thing about the two men that Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania are named after but I’ll put that off another day.  I was thinking this

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Posted in Opinion, Social Issues, Work and Family

A Little Fantasy

http://www.lulu.com/shop/search.ep?type=&keyWords=Peter+Maida&sitesearch=lulu.com&q=&x=10&y=10 These are my novels on Lulu, please check them out. This is another one of my short shorts.  It is a young man’s.  It’s just called “Jamar.”     Jamar lazily stretched in his vine hammock.  He brushed his shoulder

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Posted in sword and sorcerery, Writing

Teaching my Martial Arts Class

http://www.lulu.com/shop/search.ep?type=&keyWords=Peter+Maida&sitesearch=lulu.com&q=&x=10&y=10 These are my novels on Lulu, please check them out. I just earned my master’s belt in Tang Soo Do.  I train and teach at the Upper Marlboro Martial Arts Center in Upper Marlboro, Maryland.  Master John Baylor will

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Posted in Health and Fitness, Martial Arts

We need to focus on population growth

http://www.lulu.com/shop/search.ep?type=&keyWords=Peter+Maida&sitesearch=lulu.com&q=&x=10&y=10 These are my novels on Lulu, please check them out. I had mentioned this in another article but I thought it deserved its own time.  The conservatives are worried that our grandchildren may be inheriting a mountain of debt

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Posted in Opinion, politics, Population Growth, Social Issues

Your means is something that you should not live up to.

http://www.lulu.com/shop/search.ep?type=&keyWords=Peter+Maida&sitesearch=lulu.com&q=&x=10&y=10 These are my novels on Lulu, please check them out. I am probably stating the obvious in this article but maybe not.  This economic situation of the recent past has given everyone a chance to reassess the way they

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Posted in Opinion, You Money

When Life Gets in the Way of My Fiction Writing

. href=”http://www.lulu.com/shop/search.ep?type=&keyWords=Peter+Maida&sitesearch=lulu.com&q=&x=10&y=10″>http://www.lulu.com/shop/search.ep?type=&keyWords=Peter+Maida&sitesearch=lulu.com&q=&x=10&y=10 These are my novels on Lulu, please check them out. There are times when life has gotten in the way of my fiction writing.  I’m sure this happens to all writers now and then, but it is annoying. 

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Posted in fiction, science fiction, Writing