Monthly Archives: March 2018

If Only Pictures Could Talk

  “Guys, it was inhuman. He was the biggest, most hideous dog I’ve ever seen in my life. I’m not often scared. I’ve been known to run in front of giant eighteen-wheelers on Friday the Thirteenth, have already used up seven of my nine lives, and … Continue reading

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Piranhas in the Pantry

My youngest son was home from college for spring break a few weeks ago. Usually, when I’m expecting him home, I make a shopping trip to fill my refrigerator, and nearby pantry to their absolute, maximum capacity. Have you ever … Continue reading

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Simple Observations – Almost, Out of This World

Here are a few more snippets from my new book, Simple Observations – A Humorous Look at the Absurdity of the World Around Us. I hope you consider getting the book as a present for someone special in your life … Continue reading

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The Luck of the Irish

  I just realized something. Saint Patrick’s Day is finally on a Saturday! Last year on March 17th, I woke to the sound of my alarm clock thinking, “This is going to be a fantastic day. I’ll put on a … Continue reading

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Storm of the Century

I have a few questions. How many of you regularly listen to meteorologists on the weather channel, or to local and national newscasters? Did they ever predict huge amounts of heavy wet snow, extreme cold, visibility reduced to mere feet, … Continue reading

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Dreaming of Summer Picnics

This morning, after grabbing a hot cup of coffee; I looked out my kitchen window, and witnessed a desolate landscape. The temperature was in the low 40’s, the sky was a dark gray, and heavy rain was being driven by … Continue reading

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A Little, Blue Bird Said…..

  I just came across some of my old tweets from at least six years ago, but probably longer. They were written when the maximum characters allowed, were still at 140. I’ve decided to post a few of them as … Continue reading

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