Monthly Archives: August 2014

A Day in the Life: No Good Deed Goes Unpunished

When I was growing up in Indy, my mom’s youngest brother stayed with us on and off for a number of years. A career salesman, the last job I recall him having was wig salesman when I was in the … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Hello, lightning!

Cool, cloudy morning Grey skies, trees swaying. Fragrance of rain in the air. So, not only is the fragrance in the air, the rain, itself is in the air, as it was yesterday…along with seriously loud thunder and awesome lightning. … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Life as a bowl of Rice Krispies

When I was a little kid, my favorite cereal was Rice Krispies.¬†Snap, crackle, pop! Now I just sound like them every time I stand up. I could write about how much I hurt this morning, the monster headache that greeted … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: August 18, 1990

Twenty-four years ago today, my mother died suddenly at the age of 73, just two months shy of her 74th birthday. She had been ill for some time with one thing or another, but appeared healthy the day before. When … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Over-committed or Just a Workaholic?

Photo by dollarphotoclub.com Is it over-commitment or am I just another in a long line of workaholics? I’ve always been “busier” than my friends, always with more to do than there appears to do it. Somehow, I’ve always managed to … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Don’t ever ask what else could go wrong.

Digital collage ¬© 2014 by Penguin for Peace. It’s finally happened. Normally, I weather the storms of myriad physical issues with humor and a hope that I’ll eventually, somehow magically, feel better. Today’s news has seriously derailed my equanimity, leaving … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Blog This!

A blogger on a Facebook group asked how to create a list of links on her blog that would allow her to share blogs of others whom she enjoyed following. I liked the idea of cross promotion, sharing our lists … Continue reading

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