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A CRASH COURSE IN JADE

Crash. It still echoes loudly in my head. Or maybe it’s just the 50 years that have passed that have amplified it to an epic volume in my brain. Either way, it was not good. Just home from the party … Continue reading

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LIVING A LANAI

Let me start off by saving you some trouble and admitting right off the bat that I already know that I’m crazy… and my Wife is not too far behind me on the nutty highway. It’s good to have things … Continue reading

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WEIGHTY ISSUES IN THE NEW YEAR

I can’t seem to focus. Maybe the bitter cold weather this week has frozen my brain cells like the unhappy atrophying cactus outside my front door that I forgot to cover when it dropped to 12 degrees the other night. … Continue reading

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RIDING A FLYING MONKEY INTO THE NEW YEAR

Looks like we are just about done with 2017. Good-bye, good riddance, sayonara, arrivederci, don’t let the door hit you in the ass on the way outski. I am done with you. You might have guessed by my less than … Continue reading

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WALKING IN A WINTER WONDER-BLUCH

My buddy Charlie hates the heat. He’s always preferred a dreary winter night over basking in warm sunshiny rays of summer. For all the decades I have known him, whenever the man steps outside into the bright sun, he audibly … Continue reading

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DON’T BOTHER ME WITH THE FACTS, I’M BUSY TELLING A STORY

This past weekend was my Mom’s birthday. Now I’m not saying she is getting up there but a dullard quartet would run out of fingers and toes trying to count up to her age. At this point, I don’t think … Continue reading

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MIDNIGHT BASKETBALL

Way, way back yonder when I was a mere lad in my twenties (watch out for those Perspective ‘Mere Lads’ they can skew your view and make you feel mighty old), I used to hang out in L.A. several weeks … Continue reading

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