UFO’s – Interviews and Reflections

UFOs Over Wisconsin: an op ed rant

February 11, 2007

“Space travel is utter bilge.” – The Royal Astronomer in England, 1956, the year before the launch of Sputnik The local CBS news (Channel 5/58) had a feature this week on UFOs over Wisconsin. It was different than the usual silly <wink wink> kind of feature that passes for UFO news on most mainstream media. […]

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More Than a Dream

December 31, 2005

by Richard Thieme [This story has an interesting history. Way back, when I was still in the Episcopal ministry, I wanted to start writing again and wrote a story called “The Bridge” on which this one is based. I had no idea if it showed promise or not and on an impulse I sent it […]

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Interview with Edgar Mitchell, ScD., Captain USN (Ret)

July 18, 2005

Interview with Edgar Mitchell, ScD., Captain USN (Ret) by Richard Thieme RT: You’ve been involved with consciousness studies, including the exploration of UFOs, for some time. What’s your primary focus? EM: My focus has never been primarily on UFOs. My focus has been consciousness studies for thirty years. I kind of back doored into this […]

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The Necessity for Invention

July 11, 2005

[This is “flash fiction,” a new category generated from the fact that smaller texts are more congenial to online reading at the moment. This was published in The Listening Eye in 2005. Come to think of it, this is a riff on a theme often heard in my reflections on anomalous phenomena. I probably should […]

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Interview with Mark Rodigher, Scientific Director of CUFOS (Center for UFO Studies)

July 5, 2005

Interview with Mark Rodigher, Scientific Director of CUFOS (Center for UFO Studies) MR: The Roswell case has been further strengthened. A living witness, a name you would recognize, has revealed more than he has ever said before. Confirming things like yes, there actually were alien bodies. Yes, the weather balloon story really was a cover-up […]

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Are There UFOs on Mars?

July 1, 2005

Are There UFOs on Mars? by Richard Thieme It’s a matter of common sense, really, this UFO business, that and taking the time to understand all kinds of human activity from the psychology of perception to “black budget” and other clandestine operations to the uses of cults and religions for purposes of social control. It’s […]

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Incident at Wolf Cove

October 1, 2004

[Incident at Wolf Cove was published in the Summer/Fall 2004 issue (xxiii,i) of The Puckerbrush Review, Gossamer Press, Old Town, Maine.Prior to her death, the editor, Constance Hunting was a wonderful editor and offered nuanced support for many writers. The old PR was a treasure. The story was also published online as “a real page-turner” […]

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Interview with John Alexander, Science Advisory Board of NIDS (National Institute for Discovery Science

June 26, 2001

Interview with John Alexander, Science Advisory Board of NIDS (National Institute for Discovery Science – http://www.nidsci.org) and author of Future War: Non-Lethal Weapons in Twenty-First-Century Warfare, St. Martins Press. [break] RT: I want to talk with credible people. As a respected professional, I know the effect ridicule can have. No one wants to be mistaken […]

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Interview with Joe McMoneagle , Remote Viewer

June 5, 2001

Interview with Joe McMoneagle RT: The people I speak to seem to accept the extraterrestrial hypothesis as the least unlikely, and when so many people of this caliber take it seriously, I am suggesting that we should too … how would you define your understanding of or relationship to UFO phenomena? JM:  I have two […]

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On the Dark Side of the Moon

May 22, 2001

I’ve been lucky. Mentors and friends have shown up at critical moments of my life to offer conversations that help me find my way. You’re never too old, I guess, to receive some balance and perspective from a wiser elder. Even when the conversation sounds a little wild. The talk at the coffee shop this […]

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