Old man look at my life I’m a lot like you were. So goes the words to one of my favorite Neil Young songs when I was a young man. Ah, those good ole days when I was a young man. Words that will never describe me anymore. You see, this week my body odometer … Continue reading Old Man Look at my Life…
Something irritating goes Beeeeeeeeppppppp! It is the middle of the night. “Go away. I’m sleeping so good!” I say to myself, as my eyes slowly open just enough to see the clock shows ten minutes past midnight. My wife’s phone and my phone are screaming a warning signal duet. As my body reboots my brain, … Continue reading Tornado!
This may surprise you, but I am very superstitious. I always have been. Now before you cast a stone my way and proclaim my superstitions as nonsense, give me a chance to explain. For me, my superstitious nature began at an early age. You see, my mom was a self-proclaimed Wart Doctor. Yes, you read … Continue reading Very Superstitious-Halloween Edition
It seems everything in today’s world is becoming smarter. For example, I bet most of you have at least one smart television. I’m fortunate enough to be writing this on a smart phone. When I was working in the business world, we had smart goals. Major car manufacturers are scrambling to market the first successful … Continue reading Mr. Smarty Pants
The clear, cool, crisp mountain air blows slightly as the backdrop of the Ozarks and Beaver Lake set the perfect scene for the occasion. Love is in the air. Several hundred friends and family have gathered from near and far to wish the newly weds well wishes. All are dressed to the nines; seeing, and … Continue reading Those Two Words
This weekend, I had the great fortune to spend time with some of my old friends. By old friends, I mean we are all old. In fact, this was a final celebration before we turn, well let’s just say older. My friends and I planned a wonderful weekend together. We anxiously greeted each other and … Continue reading Never Forget This
Pigs are smart and social animals.
“I’m so glad I brought their iPads so the kids can play with them while we shop,” I overheard a young mom state, while trying not to hear one of the many non-private phone calls happening in my air space. One cursory look around the food court in the mall, revealed kids of all ages … Continue reading Games Kids Play
It is always nice to receive an honor recognizing achievements. For some, the honor might pertain to education, ala making the Honor Roll or Honor Society. For some, they may receive an honor recognizing their excellent work skills. For others, it could be for serving our country. While I have received a few of these … Continue reading My Greatest Honor
Since learning my ABC's, I've come full circle.