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A real-life Ove

I’m reading the novel “A man called Ove.” I’m not too far in and Ove already reminds me of a curmudgeon I know in real life. 94 more words


Book Pile - March 3

Okay, I admit I’ve been a slacker because I said this would be a “regular” post. Although, in my defense, I said it would be “somewhat” a regular post. 1,022 more words


Romantic comedies

“Boys only want pork if it’s kosher” is a mishearing of a line from a Taylor Swift song. It makes just as much sense as the real line, though. 872 more words



I’m busy today. Really busy, but now I’m also full of words and need to let them out. It’s a productive form of procrastination.

This hashtag #Disabledandcute, crossed my Twitter feed. 623 more words


Why do they call it "rush hour" when no one can possibly rush?

Heavy traffic never results in enjoyable driving. These observations on driving in heavy traffic are based both on actual laws and on common sense. They might be better expressed in a letter to the editor of the local newspaper, but for now, I am using this forum to teach drivers what they should already know. 471 more words


Rantings of an Old Curmudgeon! (Social Media)

Okay.  Okay. So I just turned 67.  I don’t feel 67.  Some days I don’t feel older than, say, 62.  But I’ve got a lot of life left in me.  214 more words


Connections: February 2.17


I don’t get it

I never will

what’s with this oracular

Punxsutawney Phil?

I can never remember

if it’s shadow or sun… 58 more words