Not thinking ’bout tomorrow…

NOT THINKING ‘BOUT TOMORROW… by Astronaut (Ret.) Richard “Mike” Mullane © copyright 2017 by Richard M. Mullane And we were trying different things We were smoking funny things Making love out by the lake to our favorite song Sipping whiskey out the bottle, not thinking ’bout tomorrow Singing Sweet home Alabama all summer long….  ‘All […] Read more »

Risk: Rockets vs. Donuts

Several years ago, after my annual NASA physical exam, the doctor gave me a very definitive number on my risk of staying alive for the next decade, or at least of staying alive in a condition of reasonably good health. Specifically, he said, I have an 8.2 percent risk of suffering a major cardiac event […] Read more »