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I Cry.

I have four grandchildren that live in the same city as I do.  Four – maybe five, who knows, since the wayward son is still wayward – almost two years now.   1,056 more words


Like a less curmudgeonly, more Scandinavian version of Doc Martin

By Richard Ades

Fans of the British TV series Doc Martin know grumpy heroes can be both endearing and entertaining. Now we have a Swedish movie, … 611 more words


100 Word Challenge: Grouch

I’ve had my current smartphone for about two years, and in all that time, I haven’t changed my voice mail greeting. It was all very generic… I can’t take your call now, please leave… blah, blah, blah. 377 more words

Writing Prompt


Do ya remember Andy Rooney?  From 60 Minutes?  Andy Rooney from Wikipedia

I thought him funny at first, but as he aged, I found him to be quite curmudgeonly. 328 more words

Ten Things of Thankful ?171 (Curmudgeon)

My inner world has shrunk to one of those grey, overcast afternoons where you want to go out but can’t because the rain is lashing against the windows and no-one wants to play anyway. 1,185 more words

Ten Things Of Thankful

I'm Not Like Everybody Else

OK readers, you’ve probably gotten the idea by now that I’m not a fan of “if you liked this, you may like that” analytics or demographic-based marketing assaults. 522 more words