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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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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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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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