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MOM & DAD …GOTTA LOVE ‘EM…GOTTA MISS ‘EM!

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IT’S ABOUT TIME…AGAIN!

Something is not right here.  This is the third posting in a row that involves the topics of growing old and death.  I sense a theme.  I don’t like themes necessarily, at least this kind of theme.  I prefer spontaneity, … Continue reading

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THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX

I have spent much of the past few days looking for some pictures. I know I put them away someplace safe; I just can’t remember where. These are pictures I’ve taken of some of my ancestors’ gravesites. When you get … 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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FINAL DAY CELEBRATING NUMBER 400!

This is our last dig from the archieves as we celebrate the 400th posting on marc’s blog this week.  Featured are two postings.  The first is a fun piece that was originally presented on February 13, 2014.  It has to do with … Continue reading

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SOME MEMORIES JUST WON’T MELT AWAY…

I am plagued by a recurring memory of something wrong I did as a young child some 60 years ago.  I wonder if others have similar stories to tell, or am I among the few who can’t let certain things go … Continue reading

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CARS, BOOKS AND SEX IN THE 50s…

You must understand that I led a very straight and narrow childhood.  My parents were not especially strict and certainly not prudes.  But sexuality in the late 50s/early 60s was nowhere, nohow as present in everyday life as it is … Continue reading

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MY DEAD FROG

I don’t know from where it came or why, but somewhere in my mental travels this afternoon I thought about my frog…my dead frog.  Stay with me on this; there’s a little here to chew on. When I was in junior high (what … Continue reading

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A PRICELESS REAQUAINTANCE

There is nothing more valuable in life than having friends. Sure, I wish for lots of money and all kinds of materials things like most everyone, but a good friend is priceless. I am a very lucky person.  I have … Continue reading

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ANOTHER POETIC ATTEMPT

There are so many things I want to do all over again. I want to do them exactly in the way I did them then. I want to ride my sled down a snowy hill a hundred times. I want … Continue reading

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