Monthly Archives: June 2016

On a lighter note…..

I am going to take a break for a week or two. With the holiday coming up and family coming in it is a good time to recharge the creative batteries which are becoming increasingly drained. To my American readers, … Continue reading

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Divorce, cancer, heart attacks and suicide

I was talking with a friend on the phone the other day once again making a promise, that neither of us seem to keep, about meeting for coffee or lunch. This friend is the king of information about people that … Continue reading

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A Poem: A full moon dancing in the night

The night was still, while the fan churned overhead Blinds pulled tight, to keep the world from intruding Sleep was the task on this bed my body aches for each evening Seven hours broken into three segments of equal distance So this old man can stumble … Continue reading

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There is no zen in our cell phones

“Zen does not confuse spirituality with thinking about God while one is peeling potatoes. Zen spirituality is just to peel the potatoes.” –  Alan Watts I like to pressure wash stuff; sidewalks, driveways, patios, cars, trucks, dogs, just kidding, I … Continue reading

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Lyrical Saturday – 6/25/16

Canned Heat – Going Up The Country   I’m going up the country, babe, don’t you wanna go? I’m going up the country, babe, don’t you wanna go? I’m going to some place where I’ve never been before. I’m going, I’m … Continue reading

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Do these Lycra bibs make my ass look big?

I have probably mentioned a time or two that I ride a bicycle, the bicycle above as a matter of fact, a Specialized Roubaix in Satin Black. She is a fine and dependable steed that is not only fast, light and agile … Continue reading

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Transitions

Transitions- The passage from one state, stage, subject, or place to another A movement, development, or evolution from one form, stage, or style to another I am in my mid-fifties and have been married 30 + years. Over the course … Continue reading

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