Bill's Blog

HOW GROWNUPS TOOK OVER HALLOWEEN

When I was a boy growing up in north Memphis in the 60s, Halloween was a big night for me and the other kids in my neighborhood.  We dressed like ghosts and goblins, roamed the streets, appear... Read More »
Posted by Bill Haltom at Thursday, October 28, 2021

ANGRY TENNESSEE FOOTBALL FANS REFLECT OUR TIMES

I’m a proud graduate of the University of Tennessee where I majored in Football Appreciation.  And I am a VFFFL, a Vol Football Fan For Life.  Until a few years ago, I was a Tenness... Read More »
Posted by Bill Haltom at Wednesday, October 20, 2021

BEAM ME UP, BEZOS!

In 1966, when I was just 14 years old, I became a regular viewer of the TV series “Star Trek.”  Each week I watched Captain James T. Kirk pilot the Starship Enterprise through spac... Read More »
Posted by Bill Haltom at Wednesday, October 6, 2021