Michael J. Fitzgerald has been a journalist for 40 years, working as a writer and editor for newspapers, magazines and web publications. In 2014 he published the novel, "The Fracking War." In 2015, he published his second novel, "Fracking Justice." He writes or contributes to five blogs. He and his wife Sylvia Fox are the owners and principal partners in *subject2change Media, a multi-media firm involved in print, video and broadcast. He writes a weekly column, "Write On" for the daily 'Finger Lakes Times' newspaper in Geneva, NY. He was a journalism professor at CSU Sacramento from 1986 to 2011 teaching Newswriting, Column Writing and Magazine Writing.
PARADISE VILLAGE MARINA - The photo with today's blog is of the two contestants in the Banderas Bay Queen contest (BBQ for short) about which I produced a small video that is guaranteed to offend many and make a few laugh.
How often do you get to include the Miss America Theme song, pictures of Queen Latifah, and even a photo of our guvenator?
Not often, nor should you often.
The www/flickr.com website was down for the entire day, but is back up now, just in time for this blog. In the meantime I signed up for two other photos services, neither of which is nearly as good as Flickr.
Tomorrow it's back to life at the University after a morning of writing. When will I ever get back to The Class of '66? Maybe when I find my yearbook, which I seem to have misplaced.