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I Could Change My Life to Better Suit Your Mood
Monday, March 04, 2013      10 comments
MXp413NynFk Many doings here, in Jespahland. I had an in-person interview today. And on Wednesday, I'll have a second phone screen with a different place. Progress, no? Wellllllll ... Read more
I Knew Just Who They Meant
Monday, February 25, 2013      11 comments
FXewXKFmBn0 We live in a strange world. We are in contact. But, in many ways, we aren't. Case in point. I am FB friends with a lot of people, including people from my past. Got a n... Read more
Second Verse, Same as the First
Monday, February 18, 2013      6 comments
y2fbpCUmrTE In all fairness, it's not the second verse. It's actually the fifth. See, in three days, I will be celebrating my fifth year sparking. Yeah, really. Egad, what can I te... Read more
I Feel Like I Never Should
Monday, February 11, 2013      10 comments
7uEBuqkkQRk It snowed a bit here - have you heard? Seriously, we got 25" of the stuff, according to the official measurements from nearby Logan Airport. This was the view out of our front ya... Read more
I'll Put the Cobwebs Back in Place
Monday, February 04, 2013      9 comments
hFYFj5q8_Qk Sorry I'm late. Life's getting in the way a lot more and more these days. Anyway - just a quickie as, egad, it's after 7 PM and too much other junk has to happen before dinner an... Read more
He Can't Even Run His Own Life, I'll Be Damned If He'll Run Mine
Monday, January 28, 2013      10 comments
tyTJqn7GT5s This morning, I hauled myself up and, by the time I got a chance to look outside, it was about 6:45 or so. And I saw something at that hour that I hadn't seen in months. Sunlight... Read more
I Think I Know What I Want
Monday, January 21, 2013      7 comments
-ZJNrf6NGt0 I just spent the past 2 weekends doing massive family stuff, as my mother turned 80. Two parties to accommodate everyone without going to the expense of renting a hall or making peopl... Read more
I'm Gonna Set Your Flag on Fire
Monday, January 14, 2013      9 comments
B1voj6H8CHY I am back for a few days, in between parties. My mother turned 80 and so there are 2 parties. Because, well, why not? The first one went well, and I was also the videographer for... Read more
One for the Now, and Eleven for the Later
Monday, January 07, 2013      11 comments
Sb5aq5HcS1A I am poised on the brink of some massive family stuff. My mother is turning 80 later this week. And so there will be two parties. It's not that the two sides of the family don't get a... Read more
Now is That a Light in Sky or Just a Spark in my Heart?
Monday, December 31, 2012      8 comments
ZPvau0RBYPk I am thinking of Decembers, and of transitions. This is the end of my - no lie - 5th year at Spark. And I am ending it at my heaviest (albeit not by much), even more than at the end o... Read more
Let Me Start a Fire With Your Spark
Monday, December 24, 2012      11 comments
NWNKHi2joJE I was thinking this could be an appropriate blog song, plus the quoted lyric is epic. I know many are not reading. It is family time. It is celebration time. It is a time for let... Read more
Happy Hours, Come and Gone
Thursday, December 20, 2012      4 comments
-3ETAZSFWWs Couldn't let the end of the world go by without a quick blog entry. Enjoy Graham Parker.... Read more
First Time I Ran Was to the End of the Block
Monday, December 17, 2012      8 comments
ideos.html?ma_id=5&mc_id=569 I gotta apologize for the link, but it's the only recording I can find of that song. But I hate all the talking. Sheesh. Shaddap!! Ahem. Onto the actual blog. ~~~~~... Read more
Oh, We Won't Give In
Monday, December 10, 2012      9 comments
EsCyC1dZiN8 I think it's really, really easy, to just hang it all up this time of year. It's dark. There are parties. Your routine is interrupted. People are shoving food at you. It's the ho... Read more
Well, They Think They're so Cute When They Got You in That Condition
Monday, December 03, 2012      8 comments
wsEwK69LXjQ As much as I blather on about empowerment, the truth is, I am in the thick of low empowerment. And this comes from looking for work. This is not my first rodeo, kids. Hell, it's ... Read more

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