Tag Archives: COVID-19

An Unrealistic New Year’s Resolution

About where to begin after such a mindboggling week 44 of the pandemic is the question. My Twitter following has been dropping steadily after political innuendos I posted up to and throughout the preceding days until now. Considering how divided … Continue reading

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Political Platitudes, Sedition and Treachery

The holidays are history, thank goodness, which were painful for many this time around. Due to not being able to gather with family and friends safely in large numbers, resulting from COVID-19 and a variant thereof (into week 43 of … Continue reading

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Ode To The ’80s

Been feeling under the weather lately. Not that I have COVID-19—I don’t think so—no fever, chills, aching muscles, loss of taste or appetite, but just a common change-of-season cold. Stayed indoors during our first winter storm on Wednesday, went out … Continue reading

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Ode to 2020

If you’re sensitive about politics,Don’t read this; it will probably make you sick.That’s my warning about this diatribe in verse,I don’t want you to feel any worse. Almost half of the U.S. leans towards the right,The rest veers left, most … Continue reading

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Happy Holidaze!

Here’s hoping you counted your blessings on Thanksgiving Day, gratified that 2020 is almost over. Not much to be thankful for from this past year, albeit. My short list was topped with being grateful I’m still alive throughout this ongoing … Continue reading

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Get Over It!

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season … Continue reading

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Routine Standard Time Conundrum

All the clocks in the household: the digital alarm in the bedroom, clock on the stove and dining-room wall, stereo system, thermostat and wrist watches—a couple of which need to have their batteries changed, not to mention those in the … Continue reading

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The Lost Year

Who’d ever have thought at the end of 2019 that the forthcoming year would be truly dystopian? Not me, certainly. I imagined it would be like all the others pertaining to my having bad luck and getting no respect, but … Continue reading

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The Fedora From Fender

As promised in the last entry, I posted a photo of the fedora from Fender—shown above—bought during their end-of-summer sale. Also, that’s one of two t-shirts I purchased for $6.00 apiece. The one shown in last week’s post cost $5. … Continue reading

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Blah, Blah, Blah

Spent the last couple of days indoors, laying low and avoiding the continuation of a heat wave that was suppose to disappear as we started this new month of August. In the Philadelphia region, we sweated through 21 days of … Continue reading

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