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- January 31
"I find that I am so excited I can barely sit still or hold a thought in my head.
I think it's the excitement only a free man can feel, a free man at the start of a long journey whose conclusion is uncertain"
-Red in The Shawshank Redemption by Stephen King
WARNING: I like to noodle. can't resist. and once is never enough either.
MY RECENT POSTS
- race isn't the biggest issue.
nope. no it isn't.
November 27, 2014 06:00PM
- trimmings !! (& PUPPY PIX!!!)
and fixin's updates!! GAH!
November 25, 2014 01:51PM
- Veterans Day per Mr Vonnegut
(for Phyllis,Bill,Eli & Bleue)
November 11, 2014 02:14PM
- America® - further thoughts
Tom Cordle's "Immodest
November 07, 2014 09:50AM
- banging head into wall: monday
edition. tues should be worse
November 03, 2014 09:37AM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
- “damn there are some
promise I will answer all of
them but I have…”
- “I am so delighted that
you're here Lezlie.
- “Hello aka. don't mean to
buzzword. people, non blacks
hear the w…”
- “aka policies that
discriminate against the
- “as for "thugs"? anyone
who brutalizes someone else,
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I wrote the bulk of this as a comment in Linda's blog of today, Who Are You?
Race is the most important issue in black communities (and white communities in relationship to black communities, etc etc), only if you ignore the bigger issue which is class, wealth.
We have been set against… Read full post »
I would eat that plate of stuff.....after I finish my carrot...
the promise of French's green bean casserole
as pretty as a picture!
took my last post down - just couldn't leave it up - way too depressing. still, I must thank you all for your support. your word… Read full post »
For you kid (Phyllis, I see you in my minds eye - a kid, a young woman looking for herself) and for you Bill and for all the veterans who read this and for those who don't. My husband sent this excerpt to me and when I read it, I… Read full post »
I'm weary and sad - observing six years of my president's political strategizing is about on par to being back in school and watching a guy you thought was really great, a guy you wanted as your friend come out of school and get the shit beaten out of him by… Read full post »
no one came to our door. not one child.
not even the usual rowdy clusterfucks of well past the age teenagers for their last go around before admitting they're still closer to child than they'd have copped to three hours before.
so we're left with four full bags of… Read full post »
in her best show yet, upon the stage
a sky of pearl blue velvet drapery surrounds
the impossibly rich tapestry woven in the breadth of
sun and rain and wind and blood sacrifice
witness the crescendo of
dazzling yellowed mountains
amidst swirling em… Read full post »
As you well know, for the last couple of weeks my life has been all mushy puppy, all the time.
I carry her here, haul her there, teach the basics, play, crate, uncrate, baby door on/off, feed King Smooch… Read full post »
first lovely is the grandchildren. my two sons are pretty lovely but not nearly as much so, as the grandbabies - who are no babies and are cresting the hormonal years and then some - the eldest three are either in college or figuring which one to enter next year and… Read full post »
first rule: in order to create order
...one must kiss all illusion goodbye.
second rule: response must be rapid while appropriate
observe: one tiny unbearably perfect life-crazed pup with golf ball innards - made of a million million miles of rubber bands, compressed and encased in sweet smel… Read full post »
as Z cleverly coined it - we are:
THE NOT DEAD YETS!
damn damn damn - I'm having my coffee and I start with Just Thinkings blogs, and they are compelling and incredible and I haven't finished my coffee so I go to Delia's blog - which I hadn't/… Read full post »
hello. you are looking at one serious monkey puppy and I eat feets, too! soon I will eat everything!
I was in a scrap with my siblings while we were in transit from NC. I have pink all over the place including my silly toes -… Read full post »
Ma! what kind of.....is that a leg?
I had to bend the rules on the OC just a little because truthfully if I’m lucky I might remember where I put my glasses so it's not likely I can recall much of what revelatory fact or skill I picked up last/… Read full post »
Kool and the Gang
I have a thing for American Bulldogs. ABs are the Petey dog from the Little Rascals, although Petey had his bullseye painted on, like Groucho's mustache in the Marx Bros films.
My first dog, Petunia Faloonia Falafel was an AB. At the ti… Read full post »
Welcome to Manchester!
Well it's finally happened - somewhere VERY close by, there is a turd that could have only come from something so monstrous and evil, something that eats other disgusting things and judging by the stench, it's probably a giant troll.
Whatever it is smelled… Read full post »
PLEASE NOTE: this consumer, wife of Mr. Mega 49ers Fan is OFFICIALLY DONE!
The image of Ray Rice dragging his unconscious wife Janay out of an elevator wasn't the worst, unfortunately. What's going on behind the scenes in pro sports, like this obvious tolerance of players off… Read full post »
I"m going to say it out loud:
I love summer. I love it when it's warm and balmy. I love cool breezes.
But I don't like being hot!
This is because I don't enjoy sweating but I'm a sweat-er which my son told me was the worst worst gene I… Read full post »
Watching the news this morning, I was wondering who are these kids who are joining ISIS, hustling themselves over to the other side of everything they have ever known, wanting to kill for a cause not even remotely their own.
Later, in conversation with my husband he mentions a couple of… Read full post »
hmmm...how did you get up there? I tried to refavorite squirrel and there you be! are you the squirrel? woaho!
(to anyone becoming confused, I defavorited the squirrel and then refavorited him and kerry popped up! so I went back and found the squirrel again and refavorited h… Read full post »
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