Monthly Archives: March 2016

OLD-STYLE JOURNALISM LOSES ANOTHER ONE

Rollie Clayton died and my father took it pretty badly.  It was the first time I saw him really down.  This must have been back in the early 60s.  Rollie was a co-worker of my father for a good number … Continue reading

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ABOUT MAGGIE, OUR SECOND DOG

Okay, for those of you who have been waiting for the other shoe (or dog) to drop, here is part II of my dog saga that began on my last posting with the sad story of our first dog, Nicki. … Continue reading

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ABOUT NICKI, OUR FIRST DOG

  My friends Ron and Donna have had a tough year pet-wise.  They lost their dog, Jake, to a sudden illness a few months back.  A new one, Scrappy, which they picked up at the shelter a month ago, has … Continue reading

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NOW THERE ARE THREE!

All through life I have had a superficial low self-esteem issue. Now, I hasten to clarify that this is not something that is a constant worriment to me. Coping with one’s inadequacies, perceived or real, is probably something all of … Continue reading

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Breaking News into Little Bits!

Today’s posting is sort of a mini-newscast. I don’t have anything major on my mind to discuss, but I do have a lot of little things that have been buzzing around. So, live, from Marc’s Blog, here’s mini breaking news… … Continue reading

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RADIO: where the pictures are!

Well, as they say, “welcome to my world.”  The picture above offers a partial glimpse of the room where you will most likely find me practically any time, day or night.  Here is where I write my blog, my books and … Continue reading

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SOME MEMORIES JUST WON’T MELT AWAY…

I am plagued by a recurring memory of something wrong I did as a young child some 60 years ago.  I wonder if others have similar stories to tell, or am I among the few who can’t let certain things go … Continue reading

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HERE WE GO AGAIN…

All of a sudden it is a strange time to be living in America. I sense the entire country is on the brink of hysteria. When I was a child in school we practiced for the bomb As the cold … Continue reading

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FINALLY, SOMETHING THAT WILL COST YOU ABSOLUTELY NOTHING!

, Welcome to March 1st, a day when you shall pay absolutely nothing to see the sun rise once again on our little sliver of the big planet. March 1st, a day when you can walk outside and take a … Continue reading

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