I wrote this piece back in December of 2006 for a banana republic of a blog that loved getting itself in all sorts of trouble. We were a parody party, and we lampooned the hell out of life, liberty and the pursuit of breaking news. Every now and then, I would take my way back… Continue reading No Virginia, There Is No Santa Claus (From The Archives)
This week's "Heroes" are a mixed bag of goodies, in keeping with the season. There's some kitsching, some bitching and a goodbye to a Hollywood legend. All wrapped up in a cute little bow with time to spare before the big guy (Jeff Bezos) arrives. 5- Show Me The (Facebook) Money!- The world's largest photo album… Continue reading Top 5 Heroes Of The Week
Karen Craven over at Table for One issued a prompt challenge for me and Dale of A Dalectable Life. The whole thing was based on snippets of an overheard conversation, because writers are pacifistic spies at heart and we ain't afraid to admit it. Karen's prompt post can be found here. I tucked this snippet turned… Continue reading Alaska! Hello! (A Prompt Challenge)
Happy Sunday kids. I've got a prompt post that was issued by yours truly. I shared it with the two other members of the Holy Trinity, The Notorious Q at A Dalectable Life and KC Sunshine at Table For One, so's they could join in the fun if they feel like it. It's simple as… Continue reading Sunday Morning Post (A Prompt Challenge)
Last week's edition of my top five heroes of the week received a great deal of love. The stories were heartwarming and inspiring, and I'm thankful to all the peeps who chimed in with propers. So apologies in advance, because this weeks heroes post . . ain't resembling last week's. At all. I decided to… Continue reading Top Five Heroes Of The Week
It was June of '86 when I hopped a plane for Port Richey, Florida. My former girlfriend had moved out of New York months earlier and I was in chase despite the fact we weren't in love with each other. Ours was the kind of relationship that wasn't interested with being in love. Cliches kicked… Continue reading Turntable
Before we get started, I should warn you, this post is sports heavy. You might want to sit this one out if that's not your thing. Oh, but wait . . sports isn't really about sports any longer, I forgot. So umm . . if sports is your thing, you might want to sit this one out.… Continue reading Speaking Of . . .