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My Cancer Free Anniversary

There are many opinions on when you become cancer-free, a survivor. Does the clock start ticking when a scan or blood tests comes back with no evidence of cancer cells? 1,021 more words


Tallyho in the Squat, a raucous Southern comedy about life, love, and rabbit smuggling by Asa Ingram (Review)

Bill Gulledge never thought rabbit smuggling would change his life.

When Bill graduates with an English degree in the precarious 2009 economy, he returns to his… 635 more words

Book Reviews

Comedy v. Tragedy, Round 1

Mel Brooks said, “Tragedy is when I cut my finger. Comedy is when you walk into an open sewer and die.” Mad Magazine proposed a similar definition when it said (paraphrasing from memory): Humor is something funny that happens to someone that if it happened to you it wouldn’t be funny. 196 more words

Writing Humor


“Seize the moment. Remember all those women on the ‘Titanic’ who waved off the dessert cart.”

Erma Bombeck


The Fashion Shoot

Today, we had a fashion shoot.

Bo is a natural – aloof and uncaring, yet picturesque.

Kobi is a natural bad boy – sleek and elegant, with attitude! 49 more words


Happy Picnicking in the Parks :)

“You have to love a nation that celebrates its independence every July 4, not with a parade of guns, tanks, and soldiers who file by the White House in a show of strength and muscle, but with family picnics where kids throw Frisbees, the potato salad gets iffy, and the flies die from happiness. 12 more words