Archive > March 2012

One of the Cool Kids

I’m becoming quite popular. Well, actually, I basically begged to be a guest poster.  Dave Barry says that writers trying to promote their work are “like hookers, only with less dignity.”  This time, though, I was already Aiming Low. So I invite you, my devoted readers, to head on over to one of the most […]

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Hometown Security

Sorry for the hiatus.  I took another vacation to the big city, and I’m just now getting back into the rut…..I mean routine…..of my life. One of the biggest topics on the news in the past few days is the story about the unarmed teenager who was shot in Florida by a neighborhood watch captain.  […]

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Not So Qualified

*In honor of my one year blog-a-versary, I decided to share some vintage (not so) Special material.  This was my first official post of the blog.  Maybe my new readers will enjoy it, as they surely haven’t gone back this far into the archives.  And if you’ve already read it, maybe it can make you […]

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Nervous Nelly

I am the victim of an over-active imagination. I’ve touched on this topic before when I talked about how I worry about things that might happen.  But it goes a little deeper than that….. I really believe in the boogy man. I am convinced that, every night, when I walk past the top of the […]

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Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss

As an avid reader, I can truly appreciate what Dr. Seuss brought, and still brings, to children of all ages.  Here’s my tribute, albeit inadequate, to the fellow who gave me hours of joy with my own children.   Through your words you turned all of our Christmases green, And demolished our home with two […]

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