Category: Humor

The Mask of Covid-19

I never liked reading Edgar Allan Poe’s short stories in school because they seemed so dark and grim. One story that I remember the most, and...

campfire

Relaxing is Hard Work

Here it is, the last few minutes of my week-long vacation and I’m trying desperately to enjoy it. In fact, most of my vacation has been...

Redwood forest in Northern California

Off My Meds.

I’m officially off my meds! I hope this is the last post about the struggles I’ve been having this year. Even before all the crazy Covid-19...

The Plan that 2020 Laughed At

Like many people, I had my own goals and plans for the year. Optimistic as I was that we finally entered a decade that we could...

Rant

Scary and uncertain times brings out qualities and behaviors in people that are sometimes difficult to accept or understand. I’ve been appalled by many of the...

surgical instruments

Day 1 of Lockdown

This week the hospital has taken on a different feeling. The vibe has changed. It’s begun to feel more like a military regiment rather than a...

Roar

It’s nearing the end of 2019 and I’m glad because I’m looking forward to the 20s, although right now that only conjures up images of flappers,...

Garman Park

A New Ghost Story

It’s almost Halloween and that means it’s time for my annual pilgrimage to Greenwood Cemetery where I pay my respects to many of the founders of...

Customer Service, Where Art Thou?

There’s very few things that get my blood boiling. People cutting down trees, litterbugs, the cost of cable television, and carving Donald Trump’s head on Mount...