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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 … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

Thanksgiving has passed, along with Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday; and now it’s into the 2016 holiday season officially. Seasons’ greetings are in order. Don’t you just love hearing all the Christmas music piped into every … Continue reading

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Reminiscing

Just finished reading a very astute, Rolling Stone article about the early days of Pink Floyd, in which Nick Mason, the drummer, was interviewed about various aspects of the band’s evolution. They, like The Who, have just released an epic … Continue reading

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From the Frying Pan into the Icebox

The furnace went on overnight and this morning for the first time since last spring. Happy 1st October. The anticipated event brought the annual unraveling of the cold-weather quilt from the closet yesterday, to be comfortably utilized until next spring. … Continue reading

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Mr. Optimistic’s Winter Prediction For the Northern Hemisphere

This topic has been held over for the entire summer and has certainly grown old. Speaking with a neighbor about how brutal it’s been and will be lasting that way until the end of this week, before any significant relief … Continue reading

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Still Hot as Hell!

At least August temps have stayed in the 80s (~30+C), but the blasted humidity remained moderate to high. As they say in the desert, it’s a dry heat. Right (BS), hot is hot no matter how wet or dry it … Continue reading

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