Author Archives: anecdotaltales

About anecdotaltales

He's a simple enough fellow. He likes movies, comics, radio shows from the 40's, and books. He likes to write and wishes his cat wouldn't shed on his laptop.

Housing Issues

Allow me to share with you a silly, stupid, and pointless argument that I constantly have with myself. “I want a house.  Not a huge one.  A one-story would be fine.  I want a bedroom, a guest room, a little … Continue reading

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A Bird’s Eye View

Now that we have talked about how I spent my birthday, let us chat about how I wanted to spend it. I desired an escape.  I craved outdoor time.  I yearned to get away from it all.  What I really … Continue reading

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Honest Scales

I am not the biggest celebrator of birthdays.  Let me go for a walk or watch a movie and I will probably be content.  I put a stop to getting gifts a few years ago.  (My shelves are full enough, … Continue reading

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The Comedy of the Conqueror Can-Do Corporation

Sometimes I am content to simply write. And sometimes, in rare moments, I want to perform things. I’ve read about more than a few goofy dictators and deranged super-villains. Time to have fun at their expense.

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If I Were a Rapper

If I were a rapper, the odds of which are naught, I’d make it clear that my verse was not store-bought. Calling others, “the best,” would be a load of rot, Especially when they saw just what I had got. … Continue reading

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Managing Change

One thing that I have noticed in the workplace is that each manager likes to do things “their way.”  And that way is sometimes introduced with nesting.  Given their new responsibilities and an established staff, bosses will often change the … Continue reading

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A Once in a Lifetime Offer of Everything

I don’t want to brag, but I’ve been specially chosen for a unique opportunity.  I have been told that I deserve to rule among the elite.  I have been invited to hob-nob with the rich, the famous, and the world-shakers … Continue reading

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Delivering the Goods

Just like everyone, I have a temper.  I get upset, I don’t understand how others could err so egregiously, and I feel my jaw clench.  Happily, my anger only comes out once in a while.  On any typical day, I … Continue reading

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Read My Book

When I started telling stories, I promised I’d never try to sell you folks anything or shove ads in your face unless I wrote a book. Well, I wrote a book. You can snag a copy over here. It’s a … Continue reading

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Heroes for Hire

Veteran’s Day, comic book movies; there have been plenty of occasions to talk about heroes lately.  As a nerd, I can list off a long list of superheroes.  I will always be more of a Captain America guy than an … Continue reading

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