PERCEPTIONS

As a child of the Sixties and young man of the Seventies, I embraced the age with a firm grip and tried my best to see how much shorter I could manage to make my allotted span. I managed to go through a variety of used English sports cars, motorcycles, chambray work shirts and dingo … Continue reading

NOTE TO READERS

I have been remiss in not updating this venture in a more timely manner. It’s feedback that drives me and any comments that you have will also be addressed in a more timely manner now that I have figured out how to retrieve them! As you all know, I am struggling mightily to move myself … Continue reading

SOMETHING FOR NOTHING

As an eternal optimist my thinking is often tempered by my wife’s sage advice, “If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.” Undeterred by those words, I usually go forward, smiling, on yet another wild goose chase. I naively tend to think that nearly everyone else in the world that seems to … Continue reading

DEALING WITH YOUR PARENTS

Note to Readers: As I make my way through this digital jungle I often guilty of looking fondly upon the past and last weekend I was reminded that it’s not all that great. My wife and I own a geriatric British sports car and I decided to take her to lunch at a very elegant local … Continue reading

CAPTAIN OBVIOUS AND DEPRESSION IN THE CITY

I am often accused by close friends and, more so, by members of my family of overstating the facts in conversations. This is possibly due to the degree of time I have spent alone while researching new avenues of possible employment. My son summed up one of my monologues, after listening patiently while I reviewed … Continue reading

FAMOUS UNEMPLOYED PEOPLE I HAVE MET

The average person has limited personal exposure to famous people.  We are inundated with them via the media, but really can’t say that we have direct communication with them.  Sure, you can watch the stars of sitcoms yuk it up in interviews on TV, or learn of their supposed personal traumas on the covers of … Continue reading