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JUST FOR THRILLS

When you are young you are willing to try almost anything.  As you age and witness the consequences of various actitivites, you have the tendency to be less willing.  What is the tipping point for you when it comes to … Continue reading

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Hello 2019

Okay, the Christmas lights are all taken down and packed away.  The tree was picked up off the front lawn and taken away by the Used Christmas Tree truck.  The last of the leftovers were cleaned out of the fridge … Continue reading

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A GLORIOUS DAY!

Today is May 12th. It’s not a particularly outstanding date on the calendar. I looked it up and, of course, there were some historical events that took place on this day. Here are some of the highlights: Race car driver … Continue reading

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ANOTHER YEAR, ANOTHER BALL

Today is January 1st, my annual day of reflection. It usually takes only a minute or so of shallow thought. I don’t even sit in my thinking chair. The reflection this year is the same as last. It’s not the … Continue reading

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Holy Crap, Back Already!

It seems I just took down the­ Christmas Lights. I do not believe it’s been 365 days and nights. So here once more I’m testing bulbs and untangling wire With hopes of illuminating the house to my hearts’ desire. I … 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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MEMORIALIZING MEMORIAL DAY

  Okay, I’m back on my soapbox today.  I’m here to try to set the country straight and it means I’ll probably step on some toes again.  I am sure there are others who have made similar attempts.  I’m not … Continue reading

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THE PRICE FOR BLACK FRIDAY MAY NOT BE SUCH A BARGAIN

Why is it in America so many elements of our culture become tainted by exploitation, excessiveness and the insatiable need to make lots of money?  I am as patriotic as the next guy, but I have personally witnessed the relentless … Continue reading

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WHAT ABOUT CHRISTMAS…EVERY 3 YEARS! HUH? HUH?

It is not fair that Christmas is upon us again…so soon!  And, as I talk about Christmas here, I use the term collectively to represent the entire holiday season regardless of your beliefs and what you personally celebrate. Let’s begin—and … Continue reading

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A CENTENNIAL MOMENT!

I thought you and I should celebrate this 100th blog written Since last November when with blogging I was smitten. I must say, I really had no expectation of being so prolific Then again, I do admit even I think … Continue reading

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