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THERE’S NO “HAPPY” IN MEMORIAL DAY


Many Americans routinely spend their three-day holiday weekends with family, sometimes traveling or just gathering for a special meal or picnic. Many others go shopping because retailers looovvvvveee  to run sales during a holiday weekend.  Such are the activities of … Continue reading

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THE CHRISTMAS CONTROVERSY


  So, here Rosemarie and I face off, each with a full fury of steam heading down the track at top speed destine for the big collision when our cow bars meet head-on.  Oh, cow bars?  Those are wedge-shaped grills … 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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MY POEM…IT’S A TURKEY!


Happy Thanksgiving everyone.  I know  you cannot wait to sample my latest poem dedicated to this turkey of a holiday, but first we have some housekeeping to take care of—the Great Book Giveaway!  All those who left a “like” on … 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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HAPPY NEW YEAR!


Wishing everyone a great, healthy, safe and filthy rich 2016!

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UH-OH…SOMEBODY LEFT MY CAGE DOOR OPEN!


Today’s posting is sort of a stew. There are a few little items on my mind and I think I will just dump them out on the floor and if you see one you like, help yourself. First off, this … Continue reading

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TURKEY TIME!


…Wishing everyone a very happy and tasty Thanksgiving.  And, a THANK YOU to all those who stop by here occasionally or regularly to read marc’s blog.  Your support is certainly something I am thankful for!  Now, go eat! *****

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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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OKAY, SANTA’S GONE…YOU CAN COME OUT NOW


Well, it’s over.  Sort of anti-climatic, I know.  Now it’s back to the store to return what didn’t fit, didn’t work or didn’t please.  Then, it’s squeeze what little money you have left to pick up some post-holiday bargains.  Hang … Continue reading

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