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If you were King or Queen of the forest

“If I Were King Of The Forest not queen, not duke, not prince. My regal robes of the forest would be satin, not cotton, not chintz. I’d command each thing, be it fish or fowl, with a woof and a woof, and … Continue reading

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I was a vetted surrogate before I pivoted

For whatever reason, and maybe I just haven’t been listening, but the terms “vetted”, “surrogate” and “pivot” have dominated the vernacular of the news media during this political season. Before this, I really hadn’t heard these words used much if at all. … Continue reading

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Humming through life

I am a hummer. No particular song or melody, I just like to hum. I tend to do it subconsciously. When I am waiting in the grocery store line I hum. When I am working on a project I hum. … Continue reading

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Ant Zen

“An ant on the move does more than a dozing ox.” –  Lao Tzu I was sitting on my patio last evening playing the guitar with a nice Merlot by my side. It was a cool and quiet time to strum some … Continue reading

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My “Real” Grandfather

“But there is at least one thing we can do, and that is to visit our grandparents more often!” – gapawa My response to the comment above remained me of how important my grandfather was to me. If you would, indulge me as … Continue reading

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More Space-its okay not to talk

If you have spent anytime reading my post you know that “space” is a recurring theme. I spent this past Sunday cleaning out our garage, something I do about once a quarter. I am not an accumulator of stuff, I am an … Continue reading

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The Same Women

My wife and I just celebrated our 31st anniversary. 31 years with the same women or as she would say “31 years with this butthead”. Let that sink in for a moment. I have been alive for 55 years. So … Continue reading

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