Absent Presents

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

I’m not a particularly religious person, nor were my parents, but I was brought up celebrating Christmas as a kind of cultural tradition. We put up a tree…

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One of Those Days

Thursday, December 12, 2013

It’s been one of THOSE days. This morning as I was getting the kids ready for school I had a nice little writing post composed in my head,…

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Some Considered Suggestions

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Having recently spent some time at the Disney Hollywood Studios, I feel compelled to offer some suggestions to provide attractions of greater interest, as apart from a nifty…

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Out of the Mud

Friday, October 4, 2013

Wow, what a busy week. I was working on my truck until 9:00 Wednesday night and spent part of Thursday morning tinkering some more until I finally gave…

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No Joy in Mudville

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

I wish I could report that the likely continued silence this week is because I’m closing on a deadline, but, alas, the real world has things that need…

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Link Day

Monday, September 30, 2013

With all this talk about the excellence of John Hocking’s Conan and the Emerald Lotus, it pleases me to be able to point all of you to a…

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Time to Read

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

As I was re-organizing the study this weekend I got to thinking about a conversation I’d had with John Hocking a few months back. The years keep speeding…

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Home Repair Man

Monday, September 23, 2013

That’s been me the last week or more. Today I have to drive in and get some new tires for the truck. Still, despite all this I’m getting…

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To the Rescue

Friday, September 13, 2013

We’ve been dealing with some pretty depressing family health news around here over the last year. As I was driving away from one of our visits to see…

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A Good Rest

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

I haven’t felt this good in years. I feel so healthy that I want to leap in the air and kick my heels. Heck, I’m so well rested…

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