Tag Archives: brother

A Series of Unfortunate Laments

My friend, Ross Murray, over at Drinking Tips for Teens posted about some camping funny the other day – which made remember some of MY own camping funny plus other stories.  So, I guess I’ll write about them.  Shall we … Continue reading

Posted in Childhood, Children, Family, Humor, Injury, Random Thoughts, shopping, Story, Words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 40 Comments

When Sheep Don’t Bring You Joy

Originally posted on The Mercenary Researcher:
I wrote this in 40 minutes before work at 5AM – please excuse any offensive uses or misuses of grammar.  mea culpa, mea culpa, mea máxima culpa. That Catholic upbringing was good for something,…

Posted in Childhood, Children, Eating, Family, Food, Humor, Injury, Random Thoughts, Story, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Family Traditions – Abject Humiliation

My family is not huge on tradition – but there a few customs that we like to carry on–telling humiliating stories is one of them. Specifically we like to share humiliating stories about my brother…to his girlfriends (he’s married now … Continue reading

Posted in Aversions, Childhood, Family, Humor, Random Thoughts, Story | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Kill Me! Save Me!

Ah the love between a brother and a sister.  You know the kind I mean – the kind where the (older) brother convinces his (younger) sister to do something which ultimately almost KILLS said sister and then brother saves sister … Continue reading

Posted in Aversions, Childhood, Family, Humor, Injury, Phobias, Random Thoughts, Story | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments