Tag Archives: high school

OH THE PLACES YOU’LL GO AFTER HEARING MY SPEECH…

Soon it will be graduation time. I bet you may have someone in your family who is graduating at one level or another. Hell, today they even have graduation ceremonies for kindergarten. I have a granddaughter graduating from college in … Continue reading

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MEMORIES KEYED UP

Cooking Light magazine, August 2016 I had one of those magic moments today. What’s that? It’s my arbitrary term for when you suddenly come across an almost inconsequential item from your past; one you totally forgot even existed and now, … Continue reading

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THE MATTER OF THINGS

So there I was, sitting in my thinking chair on the back patio, thinking about some interesting things that have occurred on my way to senior citizenship.  Yeah, I know, I got older, but that’s not what I’m getting at.  … Continue reading

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HEY, I’LL TAKE A PIECE OF THAT!

Why is peace of mind so elusive?  It’s like finally paying off a charge card when—bang—some emergency roars its head and the balance is right back up there.  Likewise, every time I think I may have finally achieved peace of … Continue reading

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Moving Furniture…

Gulp!  Another one of my high school classmates has died.  I’m of the age group now that things like this start happening—peers begin to check out.  This gentleman was fondly remembered, as well he should be.  From what I recall, … Continue reading

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Hail Alma Mater…One Last Time!

My father used to say you can tell when you’re getting old—members of the generation just before you begin checking out.  Next thing you know, your peers aren’t far behind.  That’s about the time you actually do check that small … Continue reading

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