Solitude Day #5

I took today (Friday) off work … the weather has been so nice the past few days, and since I didn’t get a chance to ski last weekend due to digestive issues related to a change in diet (8 pounds lost so far!), I was going stir-crazy by Wednesday. Put in for a vacation day […]

Poetry Friday

HE ASKED ABOUT THE QUALITY He came out of the office where he was employed in an unimportant and poorly paid position up to eight pounds a month, with tips; when he finished his tedious work that kept him stooped all afternoon, he came out at seven, and sauntered slowly, gazing idly in the street. […]

Choosing a cycling team

I don’t think I’m going to re-up with my current club/team for 2009. The biggest reason is because I’m broke … I still haven’t worn the clothing I got for 2008; and what’s the point of spending that kind dough on clothes that likely aren’t going to get worn. Another reason is because the team […]


Never again will I pour out a bottle of bad wine! R81-2-2. Liquor Returns, Refunds and Exchanges. (1) Purpose. This rule establishes guidelines for accepting liquor returns, refunds and exchanges. (2) Application of Rule. (a) Unsaleable Product. Unsaleable product includes product that is spoiled, leaking, contains foreign matter, or is otherwise defective. The department will […]

Okay, yeah …

… so lifestyle changes? Yeah, they suck. Hard. Big hairy donkey ear hard. I was going to say donkey dick, but you know, that’s just too damned much alliteration, and I have readers who are sensitive about profanity, so I try to keep it to a minimum. I’m trying to lose a little weight … […]

Losing my religion; gaining my soul

I find it hard not to think that there is some sort of all encompassing power tying us all together. Just from a molecular standpoint, an atom that was once part of me could now be part of you, and there is an energy that ties all atoms together (or pushes them apart). Now whether […]