Monthly Archives: December 2018

The ‘Instant’ Curse

It’s not really the Information Age; it’s the INSTANT Information Age. Technology is an automatic guest at any gathering, be it an intimate chat or a rowdy round table discussion. That guest cheats us of the chance to speculate or … Continue reading

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The Day After Christmas

”Tis the day after Christmas and all thru the house, EVERY creature is stirring, except for the spouse. The stockings are empty – no one seems to care That all of their contents are tossed everywhere. The children are cranky, … Continue reading

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Lost Trains

Last week I sorta bragged about having conquered my tendency to lose stuff. It has occurred to me, though, that there is one ‘lost and found’ pile that continues to grow despite the brain foods I ingest and the mind … Continue reading

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Not Ready for ‘Adulting’

We all hear it and say it a thousand-plus times: “What do you want to be when you grow up?” As a boomer finally getting to enjoy playtime in retirement, I think more about a second childhood than about adulthood. … Continue reading

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Losers

The average humans among us lose 124 items a year. They tend to lose said items between 9 pm and 2 am. This info comes from an app some folks use to find lost stuff. Consider┬áme not average in this … Continue reading

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Symphonic Time

Some days seem a month of Sundays long, With time to redo, to right any wrong. If plenty to tackle, that seems fine, But if idle and anxious, who stretches time? ****….****….****….****….****….**** December is here, 2018 almost history, We’re facing … Continue reading

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Skies of Gray Make the World Seem Sadder

So many clouds of dreariness Can fill one’s days with weariness, But the raindrops will fall; We can do nothing at all So wipe away the bleariness And give a friend a call. ****….****….****…. Two heads are better than one … Continue reading

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