Tags » Blathering


Silly words like daughter and laughter.
Why isn’t dotter and lafter?
Both, moth and mother are confusing.
It all depends on the way you are using… 333 more words


No one is on fire right now

As I stand in the kitchen, the teen boy glides by on his sister’s scooter. The teen girl clomps by on roller skates, in time for her brother to playfully clothesline her, dropping her to the floor. 769 more words


Awkward is when your girlfriend comes in the room and says “so you’re a fan of letting it mellow too?”


Anxiety Scenario #928 - Maura and I are going to end up in our own version of "Grey Gardens"

I have anxiety and an overactive imagination. Which means the stuff I worry about? Well, it gets embellished to the nth degree.

Case in point – the horrible daydream I had of how Maura and I could end up in our own version of “Grey Gardens”. 421 more words


An Awkward Moment in Time

Awkward is telling a joke and realizing halfway through that it’s going to be unfunny.



I don’t know why, but lately I’ve been drawn to the idea of cryptozoology, which is (for those who are unfamiliar with the term) the study of mysterious animals like Big Foot, the Loch Ness Monster, El Chupacabra, the Mothman, the Jersey Devil, and several other creepy creatures that apparently lurk amongst us. 791 more words


Thoughts on turning 50

It’s 12:40 AM on Nov 11 2015.

I am officially 50 years old.  Half a century.

The weeks leading up to this day have been difficult. 203 more words

Random Blatherings