Tag Archives: life

Conversations With My Dad

I recently mentioned that my father has been suffering from increasingly serious dementia for almost four years, and these days his mind is pretty far gone. He doesn’t have Alzheimer’s Disease, but another type of dementia called Lewy Body Dementia. … Continue reading

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45,000 HITS!!!

Hello Fellow WordPressians! :-) I just happened to open up my blog stats for the first time in three weeks, and THIS is what I saw: Looks like during my nearly month long absence from WP, that my blog has … Continue reading

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A MUCH Better Day!

Just a very brief post to thanks those who responded with compassion and understanding to yesterday’s post, and I sincerely appreciate all of your comments. Even better, I actually have some good news! After Jean’s former employers saw the outpouring … Continue reading

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Not a Good Day

This first day of August 2012, was not a good day for us. This morning around 10 AM, I heard my wife sobbing as she collapsed on our sofa in the living room, adjacent to my study. I got up … Continue reading

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A Very Temporary Reprieve

Yeah, I know what you’re thinking… I can almost hear it spoken out loud. You’re thinking ‘He said he was going away from WordPress until September for the sake of his wife, and he couldn’t even last one day!’  Well, … Continue reading

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Interview With Myself

On April 10th 1970, Paul McCartney issued a press release to tell the world that The Beatles were breaking up. The press release was in the form of an interview with McCartney in which a journalist asked Paul questions about … Continue reading

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To the Very Brink, And On the Edge of Disaster

Two years ago, my wife was out of town and I was a temporary bachelor on a Saturday night. I was feeling kinda depressed that there was nothing all that great to do with my “freedom”. I thought about calling a long … Continue reading

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Another Post That Shouldn’t See the Light of Day?

Not sure what I’m going to write here… In fact, I have no idea what I’m going to write here. I just know that for whatever reason, I need to write, so I’m going to write, because it’s what I … Continue reading

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Some Very Odd Products From Around the World | Some are NSFW

This is going to be another one of the “collaborative humor posts” that I’ve been getting into recently here on my blog. What’s a “collaborative humor post”? It’s what results when one of my favorite bloggers writes a post that … Continue reading

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Just a Modest July 4th Party

This past July 4th, my wife and I were at a little get together with some friends to celebrate America’s National Birthday Party. It was no big deal; just some fun and music outdoors, socializing with our friends and neighbors … Continue reading

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