Monthly Archives: March 2005

but of course

As a practicing introvert (or extrovert in denial, take your pick) I’ve stated frequently that I don’t “know” anyone on a first name basis other than the people who take my order at various Starbucks around Charlotte. Neither am I … Continue reading

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what goes around…

Back in 1999 I wrote this in my “paper” journal- The one thought that went through my mind when I first heard about the Columbine killings was – “It won’t be the last time something like this happens”. Happiness Is … Continue reading

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To whom it may concern:

I own a cell phone for my convenience, not yours. If you want to call me try either my home or my work numbers first appropriate to when you want to talk. Do NOT call my cell phone first! I … Continue reading

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why watch “reality” TV when you can read the newspaper?

Saturday, March 19, local newspaper headline article about large well known area church dropping support for several local ministries serving the needy because those ministries also work with Catholics. They did not want to associated with any organization that supports … Continue reading

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pet peeves

Items which make me cringe when I hear or read them- 1. The suffix “gate” appended to any word used to identify the latest scandal as reported in the media. (e.g. Iran-Contragate) There seems to be an ongoing habit of … Continue reading

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not seeing the books for the pages

Starting the first of the year I made an effort to spend more time reading, quickly devouring ten books by mid February. Since then I’ve bogged down. “Demian”(Herman Hesse), “V”(Thomas Pynchon), “The Inheritors”(William Golding), “Been Down So Long It Looks … Continue reading

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and which erogenous zone would that be?

For the first time in more than 25 years together and never having mentioned it before, last night my wife told me something I was doing was sexy. Very sexy actually. When I stopped and asked her to explain, she … Continue reading

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