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The Raven, The Spot, Same Thing....Never-frickin'-more

Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered weak and weary,
Over many a quaint and curious volume of forgotten lore,
While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a tapping, 544 more words


Gallows Humor

They call it gallows humor,

Cracking terrible jokes,

About painfully depressing things.

It’s a coping mechanism,

Meant to cover up the pain,

Frowned upon by parents, friends, and psychiatrists, 299 more words


Passing the Baton: From the Boomer Generation to ?

I heard a segment on National Public Radio not long ago that talk about the funeral industry gearing up for a big boom in business as the Boomer Generation, those born between 1946-1964. 793 more words


Also this morning I constructed a pair of fairy wings

Although I have been writing and editing more than ever lately, I reached a point financially where I had to get a part time job along side of being a stay at home Dad.  76 more words


And then there's this...

When you’re almost finished with a short story that becomes a longer story and then you’re like, crap, this is a book.  #goodtrouble


…the scourge of modern life.

Polls have repeatedly shown that most people would rather have a root canal than endure long meetings.

I consider it a Badge of Honor, a Mark of Distinction and a Small Triumph in Life that I don’t have to attend many meetings anymore. 1,122 more words


Am I the only one?

Am I the only one who, when he hears “Crimea” thinks Crimea River?

Just wondering.