Monthly Archives: June 2016

THE BIG PHOTO OP!

Parental Advisory: Today’s posting contains sexual references. So there I was pecking away at the keyboard taking care of some routine stuff on the computer, when I see movement out of the corner of my eye. I turn my head … Continue reading

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JUST STUFF

A bunch of random items for the blog today, so dip in and out if there is anything to your liking…even double dipping is allowed! For Father’s Day my daughter gave me a DNA kit from ancestery.com. This is the … Continue reading

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FINAL DAY CELEBRATING NUMBER 400!

This is our last dig from the archieves as we celebrate the 400th posting on marc’s blog this week.  Featured are two postings.  The first is a fun piece that was originally presented on February 13, 2014.  It has to do with … Continue reading

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DAY THREE: THE CELEBRATON CONTINUES

Our celebration of reaching 400 postings on marc’s blog continues today with another variety pack of excerpts from the archives….  On older cruising passengers: Many of my fellow passengers had weathered well, given the astonishing ages they were quick to … Continue reading

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DAY TWO…AND ANOTHER BLAST FROM THE PAST!

We are celebrating the 400th posting on marc’s blog this week with a look back each day at selections from the archives.  Today we are featuring the reblogging of a piece that originally appeared on January 9th, 2013 and it … Continue reading

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IT’S ONLY A NUMBER…YEAH, RIGHT!

Congratulations to everyone who stopped by–even just once–over the past 3+ years and spent time here on marc’s blog.  A special thanks, of course, to those who decided their visit was worthwhile and they left a “like ” and maybe even … Continue reading

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KNOWING WHEN – PART II

  Saying goodbye is not always easy, especially when your stay has brought you fame and fortune, as it has for many a professional ball player.  Here is Part II of guest correspondent Ron Carmean’s look at “when to say … Continue reading

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KNOWING WHEN

We welcome back to marc’s blog our favorite–and only–guest corresponsent, Ron Carmean.  Ron was a regular contributer to this blog a few years back and I have finally coerced him out of retirement to rejoin this marathon of mirth.  I’m … Continue reading

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BOOKS & BASEBALL…ON BEING SELECTED

When you get involved with social media you leave yourself open to being bombarded with a gazillion opinions, viewpoints, judgments and idle thinking.  Lots of it is brilliant; lots of it is God-awful stupid.  There are many, many wannabe writers … Continue reading

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The Stanford Swimmer Rape Case Gets Personal

If you have spent any time on the Internet or watching television the past few days you have no doubt been exposed to the huge buzz about the Stanford University Swimmer rape case. I won’t spend time reviewing the details … Continue reading

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