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April 26th, 2019 | Main

I wonder…

In the grand scheme of things none of these matter, but I do wonder: Where did doves build their nests before back porches were invented? Why aren’t crosswalks called cross-streets? Can snails be genetically engineered to eat each ...

April 12th, 2019 | Main

Ouch!!!!

Life was much simpler when I was only afraid of two things: snakes and werewolves.  My snake fear is genetic.  My werewolf fear is a result of watching the creepy soap opera “Dark Shadows” when I was a kid.  Dealing with those ...

March 28th, 2019 | Main

They Just Keep Rolling

I know everything in nature has its “special purpose” but I sometimes have a hard time figuring out what it is.  One example: tumbleweeds. It’s been a windy winter which means that every wall next to a freeway is buried under piles of ...

March 21st, 2019 | Main

Pillow Fights

I’m not sure when or how pillows morphed from sleep accessories into mandatory furniture accoutrements.  When I was a kid our house had a total of seven pillows. My parents had 3 (king bed), my sister had 2 (double bed), my brother and I ...