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Nothing’s Easy Anymore!

In anticipation of the upcoming solar eclipse on Monday, the 21st of August, much to-do can be found everywhere with regards to protecting one’s eyes during the event, no matter where a person views the celestial extravaganza. At my particular … Continue reading

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Doth Thou Think I Protest Too Much: Delving Deeply into Poetry

Shirley Anne’s introduction of Dr. John Cooper Clarke on a previous rant inspired me to dabble with a little bit of poetry as well. Based on a few tweets made on Twitter earlier today, the following is my first literary … Continue reading

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The Heat is On!

The heat wave is on still in Philly, but will be cooling down somewhat during overnights in the near, foreseeable future, thank goodness. The thermometer is supposed to reach below the daytime, 90-degree threshold Fahrenheit, or 32 Celsius, on Thursday. … Continue reading

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Philly to Boothbay

This time around, the weather’s supposed to be grand for a summertime road trip, although one can’t always bank on Mother Nature. Leaving Dante’s Inferno for a while until the fire pit cools down, these old, heat-withered bones are looking … Continue reading

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Time for a Change of Scenery

Kristen’s previous entry got me to thinking about our present heatwave here in terms of “sweating like a pig,” which brings a question to my mind: do pigs sweat actually? Ensuing research provides that hogs don’t sweat at all, or … Continue reading

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Freud would have had a field day with this!

An annoying, recurring dream has been threading its way through my overnight cache of remembrances lately, in which the latter normally reviews semi-consciously, a dysfunctional, somewhat mundane existence up to now, making my memories appear glorious, hilariously outrageous. Dreams are … Continue reading

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Dante’s Inferno: Redux

Follow @MikeSlickster Tweet Last Wednesday I attempted to escape the horrendously blazing inferno that’s been roasting the entire East Coast of America savagely for weeks, it seems. Packing up the Cooper with my necessities for at least seven days, if … Continue reading

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