Monthly Archives: September 2011

A tale of two doctor’s visits

This week has thus far been spent waiting in doctor’s offices.  First was the neurologist, that wonderful department of rudeness, long waits and sterility.  The second was the cardiologist, where, even when you may have to wait 40 minutes or … Continue reading

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Check them boobies!

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  As a male, it is not something that I often thought of and something that I never considered an issue for myself.  That was until a number of years ago. Cancer is the second … Continue reading

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It’s nice to be important. It’s important to be nice!

Years ago there was a judge in the local court system that had a sign in his court office.  The sign read, “It’s nice to be important.  It’s important to be nice!”  Whenever I had cause to visit his office … Continue reading

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To my daughter, Happy Birthday!

Today is my daughter’s birthday.  It seems like it was just a few years ago her mom and I brought her home from the hospital, and yet it has been twenty-seven years.  It is amazing how quickly they grow up … Continue reading

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Pet the kitty

This has been a hard week.  Between having to have my best friend euthanized last Tuesday, and the 10th anniversary of 9/11 I have felt massive swings in my emotions and feelings.  I had originally planned on writing something Sunday … Continue reading

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On the death of a best friend

If you have never had a companion animal (AKA – pet) then you will not understand this post.  If you have, then you will. For the past twenty years I have always had a dog or dogs in my life … Continue reading

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Lost days and nights

I woke up today, well actually now it would be yesterday, and felt about a six on a ten scale.  I was able to finish up some writing, and ran a couple of errands.  By the time I got home, … Continue reading

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Thoughts on sex, “feminine hygiene” and men

A week or so ago I was at the store, and had a good laugh at someone else expense. Normally I try to be sympathetic towards people, something that is actually new for me, but in this case all I … Continue reading

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