Tag Archives: life

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 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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Fox News Has Got it Covered! Or is Fox News Covered With it?

Found this old blog post last night, when something else reminded me of it. I was blogging on another website at the time, when I originally wrote this. It seemed worth a reprise here on WordPress, since I still feel … Continue reading

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Top Ten Reasons Why There Must Be a Reason Why I’m Still Here

Note to my WordPress friends and readers:  Please let me know if you read this entire post from start to finish. It’s very long, but I needed to write all that is here for my own sake, as I tried … Continue reading

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Trapped On My Tricycle!

When I was a four year old boy and still riding a tricycle, I found myself in a predicament one day. After riding my trike down a neighbor’s rather steeply sloped driveway (or so it seemed back then) I then … Continue reading

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