Author Archives: kenngo1969

About kenngo1969

Just as others must breathe to live, I must write. I have been writing creatively almost ever since I learned to write, period! I have written fiction, book- and article-length nonfiction, award-winning poetry, news, sports, features, and op-eds. I hope, one day, to write some motivational nonfiction, a decent-selling novel, a stage play, and a screen play.

On saying and doing

Is What We Say Really That Much More Important Than What We Do?  A Thought on the Topsy-Turvy World in Which We Live By Ken K. Gourdin Lord knows that more than a few times, I have been the victim … Continue reading

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Ex ante judgment

Ex Ante Judgment of Officer May Complicate Investigation of Incident By Ken K. Gourdin An officer with Woods Cross UT police department pointed a gun at a young man who matched the general description of one of two robbery suspects … Continue reading

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Fire at LDS Meetinghouse

Firefighters Salvage Painting from Burned Meetinghouse of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: Cynical Public Relations Ploy, or Something More? By Ken K. Gourdin In the 187th Annual General Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day … Continue reading

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He’s Only Hurting Himself?

A Few Thoughts on the “Why-Should-I-Care-What-Anyone-Else-Does-if-Noone-Else-is-Harmed?” Argument By Ken K. Gourdin A poster of something of a libertarian bent at Mormon Dialogue and Discussion [sic] said he voted for the measure legalizing recreational marijuana use in Washington state, maintaining that … Continue reading

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Girlfriend goes off script

Controlling Murderer’s (Now-Former) Girlfriend Goes “Off Script”—With Tragic Consequences for His Victims By Ken K. Gourdin Jerrod William Baum faces first degree murder charges for allegedly killing teenagers Riley Powell and Brelynne “Breezy” Otteson when he encountered the teens with … Continue reading

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Is OJ Simpson Owed an Apology?

Does the City of Las Vegas or the State of Nevada Owe Former NFL Star OJ Simpson an Apology? By Ken K. Gourdin National Football League Hall-of-Fame running back OJ Simpson was acquitted of murdering his ex-wife Nichole Brown, and … Continue reading

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A Boy Named Becky

The Saga of a Boy Named Becky By Ken K. Gourdin Steven Ray Becky has been charged with several felonies and misdemeanors after purposefully plowing his car into a young girl as she walked her scooter up the side of … Continue reading

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