Monthly Archives: August 2013

A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE DEAD THAT USED TO BE ALIVE…

I have repeatedly cursed my bad memory here in the old blog-a-roonie but at times a bad memory is a blessing. Sometimes it is better that I don’t crisply remember the details of the seamy under-belly of my existence. Like … Continue reading

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I AM NOT FOND OF THE YOUTH IN ASIA

In the novel ‘The World According To Garp’, by John Irving, Garp’s son Walt misunderstands his Dad’s repeated warnings about the ‘strong undertow’ at the beach and imagines a sea monster called The Under Toad lurking beneath the water waiting … Continue reading

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GOOD NIGHT RADAR

“A screaming comes across the sky” or at least a little part of the sky over a world that I vaguely remember… In a far far away land, in a far, far away place, in a far, far away time … Continue reading

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HOW I CAN GET MIKE COLVILLE TO REMEMBER TO READ MY BLOG AFTER HE DRIVES AN HOUR HOME FROM WORK BY PUTTING HIS NAME IN THE TITLE.

I think it is possible that I could eat so much bacon that my blood would turn to grease. Really! Of course if I nicked myself shaving I am not sure my styptic pencil would stop the flow of bacon … Continue reading

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AT LEAST MY DOG IS FIXED

I own a house, well the bank, my wife and I all kinda own it all together (more the other two than me). Like most folks who own one, we are very familiar with the local Home Depot and Lowes. … Continue reading

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