Category Archives: humor

Fifty Grades of Tay


“I like mine tepid, with a hint of asperin,” I ¬†imagined her saying, as she flung her just-washed-last-Thursday hair away from the craters of Mars that somehow had landed on her face. She had an air of superiority, and wore … Continue reading

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Donut Love, Not Drama


The “Capital Rotunda” is not a very nice sounding name, and, I believe, should be changed to something less inflammatory, like The “Round-looking Room.” I mean, “rotunda,” sounds so prejudiced, like you are tearing down their self-esteem. It makes me … Continue reading

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the gnome from the dome on the cnoc


oh, it has been a terribly long time since i last wrote…a terribly long time indeed. such terribly long times come to us once in awhile, especially when we need to work from dawn to dust and part way back … Continue reading

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Mister Congeniality


i have never won an award for candor, comedy, or confusion…but i am sure that my followers might consider me for a “Mister Congeniality” award. Or, maybe not.¬† You see, trying to live a life as a disciple of Jesus … Continue reading

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when the joke is no longer funny


There’s nothing funny about hanging yourself because the voices told you to end it all. all the world is not a stage. we are not playing, this is not a game. the lights won’t suddenly come up after act one … Continue reading

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ah go on, stop the rest of my vehicle


humor, anyone? (this is NOT my license plate)

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snail racing highlights


if you have not had enough futbol exposure, then you have not been watching television in a country where your team has played any number of minutes in the World Cup. my favorite teams (including my least favorite) have all … Continue reading

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Wanted: Dangerous Animal Inspector


if you look hard enough, there are some really wonderful jobs out there. nothing says “excitement” like spending a day collecting irish moss by the seashore, counting garbage trucks as they enter the dump, or boxing up tampons in a … Continue reading

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a night at the opera: incessant bird outside my window


a bird outside is yakking the night away again- just outside my window i have never heard such non-stop joyfulness in about six different songs from any feathered creature…that lasted this long. over an hour. ugh. ¬† i just opened … Continue reading

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101 New Blogging Challenges


As you may know, the blog life here at wordpress has produced many serial postings. These include a 30 day poetry challenge, 100 Happy Days challenge, thankful day challenge, as well as “bucket lists” and “top ten lists.” In recognition … Continue reading

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