Final Update On Revising and Updating For September (I Promise) :)

Good morning, everyone. I thought I would post one last revision update for September to let you all know about a couple of items. First off, revising and editing has commenced on the war timeline entries. ‘Ignition on the Central Front.’ was first and I will try to revise 3-4 entries per week. Every couple …

Update On Revising & Editing

Progress on editing and revising past blog entries is….well,  progressing. 😊 All of the entries in the Pre-War section have been revised. It took a bit longer than expected, but I finally wrapped it up earlier this morning. As I mentioned earlier this month, all of the revised blog entries will have a pair of …

Labor Day 2018 Update

Well, here we are at the end of Labor Day Weekend 2018. Families are heading home from their vacation weekends and in twenty-four hours we all go back to school or work. Pumpkin spice everything is now on the shelves. The sprint to Autumn and Halloween starts tomorrow and before we know it, Thanksgiving and …

Odds & Ends

Periodically, I find it helpful  to take a step back for a moment, take in the big picture and get my bearings. I try and determine what’s working in the blog, and what needs to be changed. After that, I make the necessary revisions and move forward again. This blog has become a labor of …

The World War III Project

This blog has taken on a life of it’s own in many respects and has recently generated a very interesting offshoots. I’m gratified to learn that World War III:1987 appears to be influencing many wargamers. It’s even influenced me to explore miniature wargaming. Truth be told, Steven from the blog Sound Officers Call is greatly …

Happy New Year

I'd like to take a moment to wish everyone a Happy New Year. I hope 2018 is a wonderful year for you and your families.  And I hope it warms up sometime soon as well! 🙂

Labor Day Interlude

This blog was planned to be free write of sorts. Fortunately, it has evolved into so much more. I have always wanted to do a project revolving around a hypothetical NATO-Warsaw Pact war in the mid to late 1980s. There have been many false starts, however this time the project has gotten off the pad …

Opening Moves **

Hostilities between NATO and the Warsaw Pact began at 0103 hours Central European Summer Time (Zulu +2) on 9 July, 1987. For a war that would spread around the world in a matter of days and involve millions, the opening clashes between the combatants were largely limited affairs. The first shots rang out in West …