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Please Throw This Dog a Bone Occasionally, Will Ya?

Pennsylvania’s Governor Wolf extended the commonwealth’s “Stay at Home” orders for the Philadelphia area until June 4th. They were set to expire at midnight on May 8th, but no cigar. That’s not surprising to me. Philadelphia, Mongomery and Bucks Counties … Continue reading

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Music History 101

A little trick with Nick: Nick, Nick, bo-bick,Bo-na-na fanna fo fick,Fee fi mo-mick,Nick! That was an excerpt from the song, “The Name Game,” by Shirley Ellis. Do you remember it? Probably not, unless you’re a Baby Boomer, part of the … Continue reading

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Ode for the First of June 2019

Another week has passed us by,May turned into June, my, oh my.Soon it will be the 4th of July,Followed by the dog days of August to make me sigh. Racking my brain for something to write,For my weekly tirade due … Continue reading

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Life’s Lessons Learned

A favorite subject of mine at the university was Psychology 101, making a lasting impression in the back of my mind, brought forward to the frontal lobe whenever I ask myself the question, “Why me?” The Cooper went in for … Continue reading

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Another Saturday Night

Another Saturday night and I ain’t got nobody; I’ve got some money ’cause I just got paid; Oh, how I wish I had someone to talk to; I’m in an awful way. Was looking for a way to start my … Continue reading

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Ode to Uncanniness

What is it about thee? A penchant to look past and not see me; Observing only what thou wishes to be, Expressing admiration predominately, When complimentary to thy own bland cup of tea. Ignorance is thine, Self-pity is mine, Time … Continue reading

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Ode to Social Media

Tired of being politically correct, With my latest thoughts, feelings, anger and philosophical merriment,Afraid to offend those feeling they are Heaven sent,Who have the very prospect of being hell bent,To make me feel like I ain’t worth a bloody red … Continue reading

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