TODAY’S RANDOM THOUGHTS

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THOUGHTS ABOUT DOGS: Today’s wake-up dog award goes to the Vizsla mutt for practicing acoustical scratching at 1:30am. All it takes is 1 minute of WHAP-WHAP-WHAP-WHAP 3 feet from the bed and I’m… Continue reading

The True Meaning of Wealth

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As I sit at my computer playing Spades with an alien, a dinosaur and Jack, I consider what life would be like were I the richest person alive. Most people would think about… Continue reading

Why was the Witch of the West wicked?

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Today’s inbox treat was a “Jump start your brain” entry by Austin (The Return of the Modern Philosopher). Austin, I’m sorry–Open Office and WordPress don’t seem to want to print your blog address… Continue reading

The Elephant Rifle in the Living Room

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I have an elephant dog in the bedroom. As I wait for the sleep fairy called Ibuprofen to rid me of this 1:45am sinus headache, I contemplate how effectively the 3am wake up… Continue reading

How I want my children to remember me

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My mother passed away in 1993. She wanted the yard to look nice when husband #4 and I arrived for a vacation visit, mowing the lawn 2 days straight in 100 degree weather… Continue reading

The picture frame without a back.

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Is there another dimension inhabited by creatures whose sole entertainment is to take one of your socks, move your keys out of sight, and whisk away the back of a picture frame that… Continue reading

Thanks to all who read Mary Andrea’s Dilemma

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I want to thank all who read, Mary Andrea’s Dilemma, a 27 page short story that delves into our perceptions of reality. What one culture might call mental illness, another might call prophecy. … Continue reading

I need a vacation from my brain

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11:11pm I need a vacation from my brain. It keeps insisting on staying awake. My body wants to sleep–my mind wants to write. Why can’t they just get along? Where would I go… Continue reading

How To Make Letters RED

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I know this is a  RANT, but I had a question from one reader wondering how I change the colors of the letters from the page standard to another color, so here goes…… Continue reading

My Weekend In The Third World

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Hello! Is this on? Can anyone out there hear me? OMG!! I feel like I’ve been transported to the third world! OK….my friend had made arrangements to leave his three dogs with a… Continue reading