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The Longest Night

I felt the pillow hit my head. “YES!” The voice in my mind exclaimed.  I don’t take sleeping medicine.  But I did tonight.  I lay in bed thinking “I’ll finally get the sleep my body wants, silly body.”  And oblivion … Continue reading

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Something to Laugh About

They say… a lot of things.  But one of the things ‘they’ say is that laughing puts years onto your life.  I need a few back. These crack me up:

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The Spelling Bee

Originally I thought to tile this "The Spelling Bee of Doom" or "Death at the Spelling Bee" but though they'd be very dramatic titles, they might misconstrue what actually happened at the Spelling Bee. "It was a dark and stormy … Continue reading

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Good Old Fashion Censorship

"Dad…"  My oldest son began.  "I handed in the script I wrote for my homework assignment."  I nodded, made all the appropriate noises of a Father who is paying attention, he continued.  "She made me fix it." This is where … Continue reading

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Super Effective!

Imagine you're an explorer, traveling through the forests in what appears to be a completely uninhabited corner of the globe… when you break through a wall of grass to the sound of children at play, throwing balls at each other's feet and yelling … Continue reading

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Bedtime Hilarity

"Daddy?"  Her innocent voice came from nearly under the cover. "Why did Sarah fall out of the tree?"  I don't know anyone named Sarah right now.  I tucked her in saying "Why?" This is when the laughing began… "Because she … Continue reading

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Sorry, No

I've had an iPhone since it first game out, and over the many years I've watched it grow (shrink) from a clunky state of the art, never seen anything like it, piece of magic, to … whatever it is now. … Continue reading

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Here Comes that Rainy Day Feeling…

I wish.. I wish I could get that rainy day feeling, instead I get that feeling that I've been rained on, then left out in the rain until it turned into a cough. Good news… I'm starting to feel better. … Continue reading

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A Smart Movie

It felt like the perfect time to have a movie… kids are on a small break from classes for Veterans day and somehow other stars have aligned.  So I asked my oldest (Whose turn it was) what movie he wanted … Continue reading

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Something Funny This Way Comes

We all know that guy… or those guys. I laughed, it's true. Hope is powerful, but Pessimism is worth most points.

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