Category Archives: Humor

Men and dogs: A comparison

There are times when I feel like the “gay male friend” of some women.  Not that I have ANY fashion sense, or the desire to spoon with some other fellow, it’s just that I often am asked by my female … Continue reading

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The great oatmeal war

One of the “joys” of having the neurological problems that I deal with is that every day is an adventure. Half my days are what I would consider normal, being able to function to an extent around the house, and … Continue reading

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The coffee dog

Gus, my wonderful Australian Shepherd pup, is still learning the rules of my house.  One of these rules is to stay out of the garbage.  It is a concept that he has not fully grasped, and his trash diving has … Continue reading

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Gus

This is my 101st post.  My hundredth was on the military and its research into brain injuries.  I had wanted to write something pithy for the hundredth, but I thought the information on brain injury was more important than my … Continue reading

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Mom, tight buns and wooden spoons

April 21st was the fourth anniversary of my mother passing away.  I have a Facebook page, and on it I posted the following comment, “Miss ya Ma! Four years. And yes, I still don’t own any wooden spoons.” To understand … Continue reading

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Yellow tape, helicopters and the Easter Bunny

Having been born in Los Angeles, and raised in Chicago, I am the definitive city boy.  It wasn’t until I was in my late teens and early twenties that I discovered what the “outdoors” really were.  To me, spending the … Continue reading

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Fears, Phobias, and Foibles

WARNING:  MAY CONTAIN DISTURBING PHOTOS OR IMAGES Fear is something we all deal with at one point or another in our lives.  It is an emotion that can have several meanings, and is defined by Webster’s On-Line dictionary as “FEAR … Continue reading

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Gashes, blown out knees and doctors

I was talking to a dear friend of mine today, and she was sharing how her son, a freshman in high school, was injured during a wrestling practice. He had been paired against a senior, and ended up with a … Continue reading

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Turn your head and cough

Several months ago I started having pain in and around my groin area.  At first I thought it was a pulled muscle or some such thing, and really paid no attention to it.  In January it started to get worse, … Continue reading

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Pride goeth with a fall

Having neurological problems can make for an interesting day.  For every “good day” I have three or four bad days.  Days where parts of my body just do whatever they feel like, and I have no control over where things … Continue reading

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