Monthly Archives: April 2013

Today’s Tirade: Overused Words, Phrases and Expressions on Twitter

With my discussing the meaning of tirade with an acquaintance, whine came to mind, as in “Do you want some cheese with your whine?” Although, a tirade—which is heavily testosterone-laden—is more emotionally exasperating than a whine; the former is closer … Continue reading

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Death Averted by an Angel: Part Two

My first time in the Big Apple had been a couple of years prior to the Radio City Music Hall melee. During the original excursion, my father drove us there in his beloved green-and-white, two-tone automobile: a ’55 Chevy Bel … Continue reading

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Death Averted By An Angel

My two aunts: one was visiting from Canada with her two eldest daughters, and the other who lived nearby was accompanied by her only child—a tall, lanky, girl for her age, sporting long, curly, flaming-red hair and was a year … Continue reading

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Today’s Tirade: Ten Things That Make Me Go, “WTF?”

1. Why is it when my back needs scratching urgently, the itch is in the spot where I’d have to be a double-jointed contortionist to reach it without grabbing a coat hanger, or other long, pointed objects to satisfy the … Continue reading

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