COVID-19 & The Death Of A Furtive Way Of Life

The greatest things in life are the ones nobody else is doing.

ApoCoronalypse!

This like a gift from the Almighty Himself!

A Brief Segue

To the tune of Twin's famous quote about the exaggeration of the news of his death, let's have a little fun at the expense of the rest of the human race!

A Beached Hermit

As I write this, the temperatures outside hover in the 20s and 30s and the ground is covered with a thin layer of snow and ice.

Of Poignance & Bucket Lists

It's interesting how seemingly casual, light-hearted conversations can sometimes take on lives of their own and wind up in places that were never intended....

Ode To An Old Friend

He was always happy and full of life and fearless and resilient... and he was never sick. Ever.

People... Not A Big Fan

A Tricky Tricycle Caper

My birthday came and went a few weeks ago, quietly and with little fanfare as birthdays should be once you have fallen headlong into...

Bus Ride Banter

It took every fiber of my being to keep a straight face and nod sympathetically in the hope that - now that she was on a roll - she might elaborate, from a woman's perspective, on an opinion I happened to quite strongly share.

Karma & The Doctor

All that kept playing in my head was the advice he had given me at our last appointment. And it came out of me before I even realized I was thinking about saying it out loud.

A Man On A Mission

As he came into view, with his head down and not looking around at cars or other people, my neighbor approached – right on schedule – as if it was just like any other day of the week, month, or year. In that moment two truths became crystal clear to me : 1. The only thing in life that is absolute is death. 2. The best lives are those spent fighting to disprove rule # 1.
It's fair to say that change is not always pleasant or welcome in life, especially when it is forced upon us -...

Special Features

Killing Your Children

The weapon of choice is not the problem. The problem is the decision to use a weapon to solve the problem.

Muddlings

Seizing Moments

The Coronavirus pandemic is certainly a terrible thing. Not only is it killing people and bringing the world to its economic knees, but...