Category Archives: Life Adventures and Other Tall Tales

Gifts Rescinded

Who does not recognize that if we don’t cherish the gifts that nature lays out there for us, those gifts are rescinded? I try to be informed but am, like many, lazy and so was late coming to realize the … Continue reading

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John St. John

It was a sultry tropical night up on the top deck of the American Yacht Harbor marina, there in St. Thomas, that I first met John. Slightly built and weather worn, the sun does take its toll, he was introduced … Continue reading

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The Nasties

He found her in the laundry room sorting clothes into the washing machine for the family lavage. It had been a lousy day for Jeff. His girlfriend-of-the moment had broken down on the way home from school, sobbing as she … Continue reading

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You’re Gonna Feel good

not sure what just happened. I wrote a bunch of cool stuff and it just evaporated into bits and bites and I cannot, for the life of me, find it. Shit, that pisses me off. I’m on a roll and … Continue reading

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Chest Hairs and Such

Six years ago I travelled to Costa Rica, checked into a wonderful “recovery ranch” in the hills above San Jose and proceeded to have a new metal hip installed in my port side. I went alone as is my trend … Continue reading

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Who Knows?

Not a day goes by, not a half day but I wander off on a jag about something that I want to write about. Somebody makes a comment or I see some minor miracle of nature that deserves narrative, and … Continue reading

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Stuff Stinks

I slept particularly well last night in a bed that once cradled my dreams for lo so many nights.  It’s been eight years since I last slept in that bed, eight years since I merged with my stuff.  When I … Continue reading

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