Monthly Archives: January 2016

For Want of a Tire, the Bus Was Lost

Today I am going to try to simplify.  A short story will be told and you can make your own conclusions for judgements. Saturday morning I went to take the bus.  Well, ran because the bus was adhering more to … Continue reading

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The Summer I Went Postal

My career path has hardly been a straight line.  I like to add in some detours, a few roundabouts, and even a bump or two in the road.  Such is the case with my brief tenure as a Casual City … Continue reading

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Dis-cussing Swearing

Despite my rather strong affinity for starting sentences with “and” or “but”, I really am a strong language advocate.   Say what you mean, mean what you say; but try to be grammatically correct, would you?  Oh, see if you cannot … Continue reading

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My Movie Family

I often tell people that my family was like a Norman Rockwell painting. Dad worked, mom cooked, and I had one of each sibling. Usually a hungry cat, bird, or fish was lurking about the dining room table. Napkins were … Continue reading

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Manifest of a Sicko

It is official. I am displeased to admit it, but I am sick. Now, in the grand scheme of life, this ranks pretty low. No chemotherapy, no flu, not even a fever. Still, nobody likes having the sniffles. Since misery … Continue reading

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That Immature Residence of Mine

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My Life as a Champion Lightweight

Yesterday I had two options. I could enjoy the fact that my cat was curled up happily on my lap purring. Or, the fun choice, I could ponder my car repair bill, my medical bill, and my dental bill. All … Continue reading

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Fame and All its Perils

I will never, ever, ever be broadcast all over the world. I have yet to attain any notoriety for my many underworld schemes, so I think I shall continue enjoying my anonymity. The closest I got to being on national … Continue reading

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Spotlighting “Spotlight”

I think I may attempt a post every day this week. The smart idea would be to stockpile these for when I am drawing a blank and every entry comes out stupid. I am erring on the side of creativity. … Continue reading

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Recipe for Destruction- BBQ Pringles

When I was a kid, I was an avid cereal box-reader. Probably my favorite cereal was the one that came with a fold-open panel of different comic strips. Do I remember what the food tasted like? No. Do I recall … Continue reading

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