Tag Archives: Florida

PANHANDLING

One thing about Florida…it’s flat.  If you wish to tell your lover you will swim any ocean or climb any mountain, this is not the state in which to declare such devotion.  Yes, there is plenty of ocean, but nary … Continue reading

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WELL BEYOND THE WAKE-UP CALL

­­My blog is taking a bit of a turn in a direction that was never intended. When I began this writing journey over 450 postings ago, I was motivated, admittedly, to use the blog to support the promotion and—hopefully—the sale … Continue reading

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BITTER BITTER

It was cold. How cold? It makes no matter how cold once it reaches a certain depth. You feel it in your bones. Your blood thickens to syrup and your cheek bones, never really felt before, now tingle with pin-like … Continue reading

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‘TIS THE SEASON

Would you believe there was the slightest “nip” in the air this morning? Wow, it’s definitely fall!   It’s not always easy to tell here in South Florida. The seasonal changes are subtle and this has a tremendous effect on your … Continue reading

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OH NO…ANOTHER POEM!

It’s been over a week since I posted my last blog. That’s mainly because in my mind there’s a clog. I have had a few other things to keep me busy Some have even had me in a bit of … Continue reading

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MY ANNUAL MOMENT OF MISCHIEF

I know it’s not nice and I really shouldn’t make fun But over the years it’s become something I’ve always done. You see, when you live in Florida in the winter months You can’t help yourself, even if you’ve done … Continue reading

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WEATHERING SOUTH FLORIDA

Well well well, winter has subtly descended upon South Florida…at least for a day or so. Our nighttime temps fell into the 60’s.  I rev’d up the heater last night just to take the edge off the slight nip in … Continue reading

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We’re Trippin’

I have never written a travelogue before so you are in for a treat…or a tedious diatribe.  I guess you could say I am on vacation right now.  Of course, one could argue that since I am retired, I am … Continue reading

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WINTERS COMES TO FLORIDA

Here in South Florida, winter was just a tad bit late getting started this year.  Officially, it began exactly one month ago today, back on December 21st.   We don’t pay much attention to that date in this part of the … Continue reading

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IT’S THAT TIME OF YEAR…TIME TO READY-UP!

Today has been particularly—as Winnie the Pooh would describe it— blustery!  And that has jarred me awake.  It’s that time again here in South Florida.  Time to tense up a little.  Time to get out the old checklist, even if it’s … Continue reading

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