Category Archives: Meanderings

Grumpy?

Just as I placed my fingers in position to begin this post about grouchiness, a small, red spider began descending from her new web from the desk lamp. A fresh, steaming cup of coffee sat directly in her path. After … Continue reading

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Ten Four Good Buddy

I must be getting old, because of the amount of nostalgia that comes to mind when special days are mentioned. Today, in American style date numbering, is 10/4/2018 with the short version being 10/4. There is an unofficial holiday named … Continue reading

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Squirrelly

Yesterday morning, I had just driven the ol’ Camry onto the driveway and was about to exit the car when I noticed the creature staring at me from the nearest tree. His stare was something between being threatening and being defensive. … Continue reading

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What To Confess

One of my new acquaintances revealed some serious personal information to me within less than a week after we first met. I was also told that he was arrested and is now performing court-ordered public service related work. This is … Continue reading

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Equinox Takes Place Tonight

The Two Equinoxes of each year are reminders of our precarious place in the Universe. More than the two solstices, Equinoxes remind us of balance. The word, equinox, has its roots in the ancient Latin word “aequus” for “equal”. In … Continue reading

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In Praise Of Pizza

The video featured the world’s largest most deliverable pizza.  The infomercial “documentary” touted a gigantic pizza pie that is 54 inches square. In order to completely bake it, they have to rotate it in the oven halfway through the baking … Continue reading

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Thoughts About Security Guard Work

When the regional economy of the San Francisco Bay Area took a dive in the 1970s, I eventually found a job as a security guard. Then, as now, the cost of living in the Bay Area was higher than the national … Continue reading

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