1966 - 2016 1966 : Long hair 2016: Longing for hair 1966 : KEG 2016: EKG 1966 : Acid rock 2016: Acid reflux 1966 : Moving to California because it's cool 2016: Moving to Arizona because it's warm 1966 : Trying to look like Marlon Brando or Liz Taylor 2016: Trying NOT to look like … Continue reading From One Boomer to Another…yikes!
As I await the dawn of my 20,075th day on this earth, I feel the need for reflection. Time enough alive, I should think, to have learned a thing or two. Sorry to say, it hasn't been all good. However, owing to the fact that tomorrow is an election day here, and the boob-tube shows nothing … Continue reading The Post Politic
We've all heard of a Bucket List. With another birthday looming, I can't help but look at mine and say "Aw Crap! Another year gone and the bucket's about where it was last year." But, that's just one bucket right? We have more than one bucket surely. I know I do. I probably have more … Continue reading My Life-Bucket List
A young person asked the other day "What was your favorite fast food when you were growing up?" I answered "We didn't have fast food when I was growing up. It was all slow." "C'mon, seriously" he continued, "Where did you eat?" I sighed that older person's sigh and answered "It was a place called … Continue reading Older Than Dirt!
- SIZE MATTERS IS IT A MATTER OF SIZE? - A recent dream discussion led me down this path I have this dream discussion often The caricatures characters change Then again, they really don't They are always me, myself, and I … Continue reading Size Matters ~ It’s a Matter of Size
For An Old-Age Mind... What is it about later in life birthdays? They often find one sitting alone in a room 4 hours past the witching hour with naught but the eerily compelling softly alluring glow of artificial light and mechanical heat for company? Whether alone by choice or by insomnia is beside the point … Continue reading An Age-Old Question…
As I was lying around, pondering the problems of the world... I realized a few things... At my age I don't really give a rat's ass anymore. If walking is good for your health, the postman would be immortal. A whale swims all day, mainly eat fish, drinks water, but is still fat. A rabbit … Continue reading PONDERING
Yesterday I visited a too-long forgotten toy box brought to mind by a friend. Today I found something I'd thought lost when an earlier laptop decided to commit Hara-Kiri. I love these reminders that I'm getting old...because now when I think I've lost something irreplaceable, I can at least hold out hope (if I remember to) … Continue reading Lost and Found
I arrived at the address and honked the horn. After waiting a few minutes I walked to the door and knocked. 'Just a minute', answered a frail, elderly voice. I could hear something being dragged across the floor. After a long pause, the door opened. A small woman in her 90's stood before me. She was wearing a print dress and … Continue reading The Cab Ride