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Reflections Upon a Structured Life …

When I let my friends and colleagues know that I was ready to hang it up and retire, one of the first things I was told was that I would miss the “structure” … they were convinced I wouldn’t know … Continue reading

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Don’t Borrow Trouble …

Like I do so frequently, I’m busy borrowing trouble again. Knowing full well that it’s counter productive and self-defeating, I continue to worry excessively about what might happen. Worst case scenarios about things I’m helpless to change one way or … Continue reading

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The Aspiring Singer/Songwriter Is At It Again …

This is my latest original song … it’s about leaving behind your hassles and burdens and taking the highway to happiness … it’s an optimistic song about making positive changes in your life, while acknowledging that no situation is ever … Continue reading

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Happiness Is …

Happiness is … Christmas Vacation!!! Up on the rooftop click, click, click two-weeks for Judson might just do the trick! God rest ye merry gentlemen Let nothing you dismay ’cause Judson won’t be back at work ’til after New Years … Continue reading

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“The Path that Charlie Chose” …

This is my latest effort at writing song lyrics. It’s all about happiness in life, or lack thereof, and the choices some people make trying to achieve it. Tell me what you think. Praise and constructive criticism are equally solicited … Continue reading

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Do You Have a Job without Aggravation ??

I was in a band in high school and college.  We were popular locally and we managed to get bookings pretty much every weekend providing us with that rarest of privileges … getting paid for doing what you love to … Continue reading

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Seeing Jesse Smile

I’ve been thinking lately about seeing Jesse smile. Lately I’ve been wishing she’d stay home for a while. I miss her when she leaves me and sometimes when she’s here. I see her smile so seldom before it disappears.      … Continue reading

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When you have the blues … Write a song?

I’ve had a case of the blues recently.  This has probably been clear to anyone who cared.  My most recent post was weeks ago, and it was about the death of a friend.  The fact is, I’ve lost my Mom, our dog, … Continue reading

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Another Day at the Beach

Another day at the beach … Got up extra early to catch the sunrise … Walked past the pier … Took a couple of “artsy” shots … Okay … so you decide if they’re artsy or not, LOL … “in … Continue reading

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Cinematic Satisfaction: 10 Movies with Endings that Move You

What is it about a movie that “moves you?  Isn’t it usually the way it ends? Doesn’t the emotional payoff most often occur shortly before the closing credits? I love a movie that ends well … … and I really … Continue reading

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