Mark W Johnson's Nonfiction

Mark W Johnson's Nonfiction

Nonfiction by the author of Managing Using the Diamond Principle Innovating to Effect Organizational Process Improvement

An introduction to living trusts -- a popular way to avoid probate.

8 Mar 2023 4 minute read 0 comments MarkJ011

What is a living trust? A trust is an arrangement under which one person, called a trustee, holds legal title to property for another person, called a beneficiary. You can be the trustee of your own living trust, keeping full control over all propert...

Some of the Worst Boxing Nicknames

15 Feb 2023 1 minute read 0 comments MarkJ011

One of the worst boxing nicknames would have to belong to Scott “Pink Cat” Walker.  Hailing from Mesa, Arizona, Walker’s golden opportunity, as reported in the Phoenix New Times, came as a fight in Las Vegas with Julio Cesar Chavez.  Chavez won the f...

Guy Fawkes' Day

22 Aug 2022 3 minute read 0 comments MarkJ011

     November 5, Guy Fawkes Day, commemorates the Gunpowder Plot of 1605, an event that requires a bit of background to understand.  Here is the explanation, as presented in “The Book of Days,” a volume published in 1878 in London.        It seems th...