Category Archives: Random Thoughts

Random, but very, very interesting thoughts!

Walking in the Woods at Night

Coming home from work on an icy Tuesday evening, it’s so tempting to change into jammies and grab a book and a warm cup of tea. The darkness looks daunting and always, it holds the unknown. Yup, nearly every night … Continue reading

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Two Challenging Steps I’m Thinking About

The first of the two came to my mind unbidden, though not for the first time, after seeing “If Beale Street Could Talk.” It has to do with football, a pastime about which I’m very conflicted. It’s easy enough to … Continue reading

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I Can’t Even…

Sadly, I ended up ‘watching’ about 15-20 minutes of the Trump debacle last night because I didn’t want to miss Stacy Abrams. Mostly I was on Twitter (rather than actually watching), and I thoroughly enjoyed some of the snarky comments. … Continue reading

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Coyote Poop $#2

Yes, you could say I’m a one-trick pony. But you read the title and still you clicked, so I think you have to take some responsibility for your disappointment. This will probably be my last post about coyote poop, unless … Continue reading

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Coyote Poop

The world is filled with amazing things, starting with this: It’s right in the middle of the trail we walk in the woods near our house. Coyote poop. I intended to get a photo of it yesterday. But then I … Continue reading

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I Take This Job Seriously

So this morning, even though I’m running a little bit late, I wanted to be sure that you all were up-to-date on the latest developments in Trumpland. What I’m beginning to feel is that there’s something actually pathetic about the … Continue reading

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Halladay HOF (Schilling Not So Much)

So happy to see the news that the late great Roy Halladay is a first-ballot Hall of Famer. His records, not to mention his demeanor, surely put him in the ranks of the all-time greats. Meanwhile, as you may have … Continue reading

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Unworthy Ambitions

I want to be unfollowed by some of the more egregiously hateful and asinine jerks on Twitter. There it is — an ‘ambition’ that’s a total waste of time. Of course, I’d love it if Pinocchio himself were to block … Continue reading

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The Run is Done, and I Think It Was My Fault

Move over Alshon. This one’s on me. Last week I posted the recipe for the Eagles’ next successful step in the playoffs. It was simple and to the point: do the same thing you did last week — exactly. Easy … Continue reading

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Living with the Depleting Stress that is Trump

If your family of origin was like many, there was a degree of unpredictability in your days. Indeed, most of us grew up quietly comparing our experience to the myth of the ‘normal family’ and wondering what we had done … Continue reading

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