Tag Archives: Humor

A Series of Unfortunate Laments Часть вторая

For Part Two or Часть вторая, I present several stories – some from my long ago youth, some from less long ago and some of my precocious child.  I hope they make you laugh. Or send me pity-induced monetary compensation. … Continue reading

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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

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Lyxdexia is a Terrible Thing

A few years ago I attended a conference for American Public Television (APT). I was reviewing the program of speakers for various events and dinners.  I was curious to see Bruce Jenner on the agenda speaking about Anorexia at one of … Continue reading

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I Feel for my Mother

Originally posted on The Mercenary Researcher:
I feel for my mother. She desperately wanted a girl. She got me instead.  Not to say I’m not feminine; I wear skirts, I wore makeup, I procreated. But I suspect I wasn’t the…

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The Time is Now ~

Greetings People ~ I’ve carved out some legit writing time. Pre-Bikram yoga at 6:30PM {it’s been two days since I’ve been; I feel the addiction jitters starting to set in} and post-pulling apart an entire child’s bedroom to paint – … Continue reading

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Today is THE DAY!

Friends, Romans, Country (Wo)men! Lend me your ears….well, in this case your eyes. YES! TODAY IS THE DAY!!!! It’s the day I know I’ve been waiting for… The once was was a lassie with a tick Most everything made her … Continue reading

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Am I the ONLY One?

Hmmm….seems everywhere I look these days, people are all overjoyed about Spring.  Well, maybe not the people that are waking up to a blanket of white fluffiness – but all the other people out there. Am I the only one that dreads … Continue reading

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Blogging in My Birthday Suit – The Naked Trooper

People ~ People…Listen up!  Today I have a special guest – he’s traveled from far, far away in a place farther away than the nearest Walgreens.  It’s TWINDADDY from Stuphblog…. Take it away………or off – I think ‘off’ is more … Continue reading

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Presenting….THE HOOK!

Greetings People ~ As you can see there’s something kinda exciting going on… I’ve got my first GUEST BLOGGER!! He’s been traveling around the blog-a-verse and has dropped in to hang out with The Mercenary Researcher AKA Rutabaga. I’m very … Continue reading

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I’m All Verklempt

Greetings People ~ It’s been kind of an amazing day. I’ve been bestowed with TWO things o’awesomeness. TWO!! TWO, I TELL YA!  That is spelled T-W-O. And now I’m all verklempt – sniff, sniff. First off, MissFourEyes posted about nekkid blogging and bestowing … Continue reading

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