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One-Liner Wednesday: Overthinking

“I worry that I’m neurotic”

 – let’s just say ‘Anon’ and leave it at that, shall we?

One-Liner Wednesday 8 November 2017


On Anxiety and Faith: The Passage

Alfred E. Neuman, the mascot of MAD Magazine since about 1956 has appeared on the cover of almost every issue since then. His motto: … 678 more words


Day 1713: Like a pro

Like a pro, I noticed this sign yesterday:

I see pros and cons in that, based on my previous profession as a copywriter.  These days, my profession involves asking questions, including these: Is it possible to go back to school like a pro?   210 more words

Personal Growth

Red October



by Charles McKelvy

When I was all of 12 and a student in Mrs. Harrington’s 6th grade class at Alice L. Barnard Elementary School in Chicago, I was convinced beyond all reasonable doubt that I was going to be incinerated at any moment. 827 more words

Travels With Charley

T-Shirts and Shorts

I look out the window and see people running in t-shirts and shorts, sweaters tied around their shoulders, no longer needed.  And it’s only mid-morning. 86 more words