- MAGIC TOWN where the old never die, Connecticut,
- 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
- from deep purple to loose as a
goose music discussion.
August 20, 2014 09:21AM
- Hotter Than Hell - OS weekend
August 20, 2014 03:12PM
- still a day late, a
August 20, 2014 09:29AM
- surviving suicide
August 12, 2014 11:13AM
- OC pt deux: monkey digs
-recharging stations & magic
August 08, 2014 10:08AM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
- “this is hideous. caught
- “I knew congress had to
be doing SOMEthing!
- “This is a most excellent
discussion, probably the best
seen on this topic
- “I don't think one is
better than the other. They're
intoxicants and both
- “The greatest acheivement
of the 12 step program, every
one of them is
Foolish Monkey's Links
- MY LINKS
- MY LINKS
- MY LINKS
- MY LINKS
- MY LINKS
.......I was listening to the radio and Billie Holiday singing "Strange Fruit" began playing. And I noticed something in this particular rendition - her voice sounded older, more pained. And she was growling.
Where is the line
When past is then?
In this many days and… Read full post »
A man I loved so madly I can barely think about how much or about all the years we spent together, a man who was abusive, manic, brilliant, all encompassing and obsessive killed himself about twenty years ago. Living with him, I watched him sink deeper into depression and alienation, while… Read full post »
Monkeytown Enterprises official galley has it's very own recharging station! We open at 4AM. Welcome! Come pour yourself a cup!
A - FABULOUS FROTHER by IKEA!! this is the CEOs favorite appliance to date, second only to
B - the fantastic burr coffee maker that makes the… Read full post »
ok. the bird asks, the bird gets. monkey workplace.
(where the merchandising magic happens)
the executive offices in front
note even the CEO keeps it casual at monkey enterprises.
A - serious computer with mega ram and so many files - many in duplicate, triplicate and… Read full post »
I see this regularly now, foul disgusting and untrue insults and hate. I don't buy the comments from people who should know better because none of this is about anybody's "dust ups".
Dust ups are differences of opinion, dust ups can be long standing feuds but never before on this site… Read full post »
This is the Story of Miss Poppy Puppy, OCD Dog Extraordinaire, Non-Boxer & Canine Virgin Glamor Girlie in Pictures
This is the Petfinder picture that stole my heart from the first. She was a plump puppy found via their search engine. I was looking for… Read full post »
Even the birds aren't chirping. So what's with that? End of the world movie sound track or maybe there are predators flying around. We have packs of them - solitary prey birds now fly in packs. And sadly little happy birds who merrily chirp don't stand a chance. Still we… Read full post »
I have gathered up the dirty laundry to wash, covers of beds, towels, washcloths, assorted items that were out start getting put away. all those long runners and small rugs have been folded to go back downstairs.
my heart feels old today.
I see my reflection in my laptop screen.… Read full post »
.....and then there's the possibility which I hadn't considered that she may have had a stroke. The limping could be arthritis but there's much more at play.
There's not one indicator in all those tests that there's anything brewing inside. Sure… Read full post »
Mrs H's lovestruck cellmat… Read full post »
"I VANT TO BE ALONE"
being all moviestar glamour-girlie and sultry and shit
I owe you guys a report. It is getting dull but there's always the mystery of whats going on inside to ponder and obsess on. I refuse to obsess too much on the condition of… Read full post »
I'm going to edit and repost my Mrs H stories. They definitely need a little bit of editing. Not content but grammar punctuation, etc. I might not screw that up! hey hey.
Because I finished the final chapter this morning.
You see, while home taking care of the Pops I kept… Read full post »
UPDATES WILL BE UP TOP:
these are right after our walk this morning (Thursday)...she was a little pooped but less pooped than yesterday, etc.
please - can we do this later?
oh.....for goodness sake....
(I"m ashamed of you, mother - yo… Read full post »
When someone we love is ill, the home reflects the chaos and emotional craziness of sickbed high dramas - like wet washcloths strewn in sinks that have wiped away sudden messes or cooled the brow. And here and there you will see piles of c… Read full post »
I can't say at this point - it's 50/50 because of her age.
What I'm observing (for what it's worth):
yesterday on a scale from 1 - 10 she was about a 2 - 3.
ambulatory but only just. she had a fever of 103.8. wasn't eating. lots of drinking… Read full post »
Got an experienced vet who got down on the floor with her. Looked over her tests, which btw, that shithole vet practice did NOT send...had to tell him the results of the ones they reported to me and thankfully I brought every piece of paperwork I had gotten from them with… Read full post »
I hate to say this but there's a part of me that believes that her luck or the fates have conspired against my elegant girl.
Her vet retired. I gave her aspirin that she may not tolerate any more. (this COULD be a stomach issue that goes back a ways....perhaps more… Read full post »