7 Hours on a Bus

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In the early 1970’s I took a Trailways bus from South Florida to a college town in North Carolina.  I swore that I would never in my entire life take another bus ride… Continue reading

The season of magic

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As Clarke said, “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” Merry Christmas  Enjoy your magic carpet in coach class to fly across country in 4 hours,  or go across the state in… Continue reading

The Fool that Fought the CreateSpace Monster

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Ever have one of those dreams where you’re trying to get your book published but everywhere you turn there’s an obstacle? If so, you know it’s no dream. Writing, for me, is therapy.… Continue reading

Fill-loss-o-fee

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As I sit here drinking lukewarm tea and eating cheap pretzels at 5am, I ponder ???why??? as in… Why do I feel like I just flushed $400 down the toilet? There are better… Continue reading

Cold Monday Furries

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(I’ve used this picture before, but it’s appropriate for the topic.  Just add another few pounds and twice the hair you would expect for a  winter coat.  As mentioned previously, those blue things… Continue reading

The Maine problem

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Weather seems it sunk to a new low in Maine.   I’ve been in -3 degree weather before and it’s the major reason I prefer Florida.  For me, anything under 70 degrees is too… Continue reading

40 pounds of coon-cat-bad-poem

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Kitty kitty sitting pretty Never will be little bitty   Eating with me Sleeping with me Always will be right beside me   Brother brother One another Never will be Far from other… Continue reading

The monetary succubus on the unknowing ex

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All right.   I’m bent!   So he was my 3rd husband.  Just because I don’t want to live with him doesn’t mean I want to see him robbed blind and thrown away… Continue reading

Cat Nap

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My bed is 7 moving blankets and a piece of foam.  Yes, I could afford a bed, in fact the mattress I was using is considered quite comfortable when guests come to visit.… Continue reading

What does it take…

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The Pause Message Board is no more, soooo…..since migraine-itis still plagues me, I’ll shamelessly steal from myself one of the entries that what deleted and put it on my own blog:   Working… Continue reading