Category: Humor

Empire Building

It’s less than a week from Christmas, though it doesn’t feel like it. It’s forecasted to be 60 degrees on Christmas Eve! No chance of a...

Never Forgotten Thymes Shoppe

A Warm December Day

Yesterday, was a rare warm December day that got me out and about. It began going antiquing with my daughter and son-in-law and ended with a...

Saying Thanks

And just like that, the four-day Thanksgiving weekend is over…but I got quite a bit done in those four days. I built two cabinets, finished a...

Decatur’s Ghost Stories

It’s just a week away from Halloween, and that means ghost stories, visiting Greenwood Cemetery, and eating caramel apples, double-dipped of course, from Del’s Popcorn. I...

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The Plan

It’s probably safe to say that the last year-and-a-half or so has postponed or derailed a lot of plans. Covid-19 isn’t over, and it’s still affecting...

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Low Points

I have come to hate grocery shopping. From the ripoff prices, to the crowds, to the bare shelves, to the cruddy looking floors, it’s just miserable....

Joan of Arc

Me, Again

Well, the divorce was finalized this week on Monday. Other than the circuit court’s office losing the parenting plan I submitted, it went smoothly. I walked...

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Summer Ain’t What it Used to Be

I was reminded that this weekend would have been the weekend for the Decatur Celebration. I knew something was missing from summer. Even if I didn’t...

Footloose and Fancy-Free!

I’m not footloose and fancy-free at this exact minute, but in less than 24 hours I will be. I’m already hyperventilating over going to the courthouse...

On the Deck of the Carpathia

Last Saturday started out quiet and calm. I welcomed the cloudy drizzly “good sleeping” weather. I bought a ticket to the Gin Blossoms concert at the...