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
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.
Egad, what can I te... Read more
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
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
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 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 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
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
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
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
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.
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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
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
I don't have an enormous amount of time to post today as I am, as they say, an hour late getting up. So now I'm chasing that hour all day long.
Except it's about two hours. Ewps.... Read more