Someone (I believe it was David Daniel Bernard, mild-manner reporter for a great metropolitan newspaper) once described my writing style as "hopeful pessimism." That seems like as good a title as any for a chronicle of this point in my life.
A strange visitor from another world with powers far beyond those of mortal men, he fights a never ending battle for Truth, Justice, and the American Way. (At least one of those words is true. You can figure out which is which).