Tag Archives: November

Home Again

So it’s November 23, 2010 and I’m home again after a really nice visit with HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew (and an extra special visit from my Kindle buddy … a.k.a. wannabes), as well as a brief span of quiet time up … Continue reading

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First Morning at the Lake

So, I’m up at the lake this morning, having driven over yesterday. It’s very strange being here without Willie, and I find myself thinking of him often. Oddly enough, when I went out to the lake yesterday, first thing, I … Continue reading

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Hops Beat Out Breakers and Phillies Today

Yup, it’s hops I’ll write about, as both the Breakers and the Phillies lost when they really, really should have won yesterday. Hey Phillies … it’s August – you can’t afford to be losing to the Nationals, okay? And Breakers … Continue reading

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So, I was a Day Off

Jamie Moyer became the oldest pitcher (at 47) to ever beat the Yankees, as the Phillies notched a win and began to make their comeback from their skidding ways.  Meanwhile, RPE got to watch the Red Sox beat the Diamondbacks … Continue reading

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March Morning

Wow, as I look out my window I’m struck by the inveterate greyness of March.  Isn’t that what you think of?  March … November … winter’s leaden book-ends. Back in Philly I remember that March always also spelled the beginning … Continue reading

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Updates, Tidbits, Left-overs

Went to see Rachel Getting Married at the Red River Theatres last night – and I would HIGHLY recommend it.  Here’s a link to a bunch of reviews … nearly all just as positive as the one I have in … Continue reading

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Monday Miscellany

I’m hitting the road after a great visit to the lake and to HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew.  (Since this is being written by JordanCornbot, actual details about the visit are not available at this time … but should be forthcoming shortly … Continue reading

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Poetry Sunday

Sometimes the morning’s fare from The Writer’s Almanac is too good to not share. How To Be a Poet by Wendell Berry (to remind myself) Make a place to sit down. Sit down. Be quiet. You must depend upon affection, … Continue reading

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This Just In … for Those Who Aren't Enthralled with the Phillies Like Some of Us Are!

On Larry King Live tonight … Michael Moore will be Larry’s sole guest for the majority of the hour. Michael will be interviewed live on location with a group of plumbers who support Barack Obama. Don’t miss Mike with “Plumbers … Continue reading

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Frost on the Pumpkin, Red Sox on Fire, Palin on SNL, and Katrina Vanden Heuvel on Michele Bachmann

Guess we missed out on the basil this year!  This morning there’s serious frost everywhere.  Stern frost.  Dour frost.  A layer of it whitens the windows and powders the ground.  The nasturtiums still look miraculously green, but the zinnias and … Continue reading

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