Category Archives: Love

A Fun Experience

About three years ago, my daughter looked at me, her expression one of disbelief. She commented on know how I could get even the most unfriendly of cashiers to talk to me while they were checking out my purchases. And … Continue reading

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A Hard Decision

Photo credit: Morguefile.com Being an indie author is one of the best things that’s ever happened to me. Honestly, I have loved almost everything there is to love about it. Except one thing. And that one thing is a huge thing when … Continue reading

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To Whine Or To Shine

According to the website, RunTri, the average time it takes to finish the Boston Marathon is four hours, eighteen minutes, and twenty-seven seconds. Some have taken almost six hours to complete the twenty-six mile course, while record setters have done … Continue reading

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Dealing With a Judgmental Egomaniac

It all started because of a comment I left on this video… ~~~ Technically, this isn’t the video. The one I actually commented on has been taken down, but I was still able to access the conversation I’m about to … Continue reading

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7 Things I Wish I’d Known as a Child

There are times when most of us wish we could wake up one day and find out that we’re ten years old again (in a perfect delusion, we’d also still know what we know today). Maybe it happens during a … Continue reading

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Alas, Babylon

Given my career choice, it’s clear I’m a long-time romance lover. But sometimes, sometimes, I enjoy stories that don’t necessarily focus on happily-ever-afters. Take, for instance, the title in the subject line. At first glance, you might expect it to … Continue reading

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Story Time Shorts, The Birthday Surprise

For those who have been with me for a while, you might remember Story Time Shorts from last September. I should have advertised it a little more, but only three suggestions came in. From those, I wrote A Country Love … Continue reading

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I’ve Been Keeping a BIG Secret

Once a man passes the age of forty, society tends to think of him as suave, sophisticated, successful, distinguished. Unless he’s the kind of guy who says things like, “Hey, y’all, watch this!” or “Hold my beer!” They tend to … Continue reading

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The Late, Great Thomas Crapper – one more time

It’s always fun when I see that someone stumbled on one of my early posts … back when no one knew I had a blog. This one was originally published on December 26, 2011. It was a lot of fun … Continue reading

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Strange Injuries

Looking at a picture I snapped this afternoon, which I’ll share in just a moment, I was reminded of a few unusual injuries I’ve gotten through the years. The first of two weird things happened when I was about fifteen. … Continue reading

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