Author Archives: Chris Sheridan

About Chris Sheridan

I’m a 56 year old guy who is young (and immature) at heart, and I love humor and laughter. Married for 22 years, but still enjoy all the glories of womanhood everywhere, even while dedicated to one woman only - and I hope my wife never finds out about her!

The Devil May Care, But I Definitely Don’t

I’m in a “devil may care” kinda mood today, so this post may wander off into dangerous territory… Or more accurately, be guilty of way too much TMI. (was that redundant? lol) But for better or worse, I’m going to … Continue reading

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Excessive Celebration!

Today actually IS the First Anniversary of my blog, “Word Play – A Place for Pleasurable Procrastination” and believe me when I say that there’s been a lot of procrastination here within the last year, and if you don’t believe … Continue reading

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Has It Really Been A Year?

WARNING: This post is so boring that it’s a real snooze fest and should be read only by chronic insomniacs to help them get some sleep at night. I’d delete it, but some of my best blogging buddies were kind … Continue reading

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Fix the Titanic???

I can count on one hand the number of times I’ve experienced recurring dreams, in my entire life. But last night I had a recurring dream, and it was driving me nuts!!! I kept telling Marilyn Monroe “No, not without … Continue reading

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A Brief Conversation

Thank GOD the Presidential Election is OVER!!! Because I was stressed out over the outcome for over a month, and my sense humor all but vanished – at least in my writing here, cause I’m a much funnier guy live … Continue reading

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A Darker Side of Halloween

So it’s Halloween tonight… Halloween brings back so many memories for me, but one memory in particular stands out. It was on a Halloween night 15 years ago, and it was not only Halloween, but also the night of a … Continue reading

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A 3:00 AM Power Struggle in the Street

My wife and I live in the greater Boston area in Massachusetts. Unlike other far less fortunate places on the US East Coast, we escaped the worst of Hurricane Sandy’s wrath, and were spared any damage or danger from flooding … Continue reading

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Conversations With My Dad – Part Two

Recently, I wrote a post called Conversations With My Dad in which I described my experience during a day visiting with my father, who suffers from advanced and terminal dementia. That day was a good day, and a good visit with my Dad. … Continue reading

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The Decline and Fall of Commercial News Media

With each year that passes by, I’ve become increasingly disturbed by the serious overall decline in the quality of news reporting by all forms of the commercial news media in general, and by the decline of commercial TV news reporting … Continue reading

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The Story Behind The Story

My post from yesterday featured a video, and when I originally posted it on another website in late August of 2011, the video started a fight that turned into a battle, which spread into a much larger war involving many … Continue reading

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