Monthly Archives: June 2010

Checking It Twice

In my previous post, I mentioned I was beginning to compile a “bucket list”.  I never saw the movie with Morgan Freeman and Jacks Nicholson, but the idea of the list had appeal.  For me, the list is tied into … Continue reading

Posted in baseball, Beer, Bucket List, Choices, Experiences, Games, Golf, Hong Kong, Life, Lists, Me, Musings, My Son, Possibilities, Road Trip, Scotland, Sports, The Masters, Thoughts, Travel, Uncategorized, Wanderlust | 3 Comments

A Little Me Time

After a scare with the Jetta (out of oil, starting difficult), it’s been a wonderful day on the coast.  Cool, brilliant sun, slight breeze…a perfect summer day.  I have decided that change is necessary right now.  I’ve dug myself into … Continue reading

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Giving Props

I believe in spreading the love.  There are good people out there, writing interesting things and expressing interesting opinions.  I want to be able to direct you to them because I think they are worthy of your attention. My friends, … Continue reading

Posted in Beer, Blogging, Connected, Delirium Tremens, dizzyblonde, Friends, Inspiration, Life, Me, Musings, Pubs, Ramblings, Stories By The Stove, The Squire, Thoughts, Writing | 5 Comments

Happy Anniversary, I Think

Today is the second anniversary of my divorce.  I can remember that day, standing with my ex- in front of the judge, watching almost twenty years of a relationship disappear in a heartbeat.  I remember wandering through downtown, just walking … Continue reading

Posted in Change, Divorce, Experiences, Life, Me, Moving Forward, Musings, Pain, Possibilities, Reflections, Single, The Ex-, Thoughts | 2 Comments

Fascinating Rhythms

I love Pandora.   For those who don’t surf the ‘Net, Pandora is a music streaming site.  You can listen to any style of music.  The music is broken down into catagories, then the program playes music that fit those criteria. … Continue reading

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Why I Won’t Wear Loud Plaid Pants and a White Belt

 It is appropriate that on the final day of the US Open golf championship that I explain why I play golf.  My inspiration comes from a good friend and fellow writer.  She recently asked me, “Golf?  I don’t get golf.”  … Continue reading

Posted in Connected, Games, Golf, Inspiration, Life, Me, My Grandpa, Passion, Possibilities, Ramblings, Reflections, Solitude, Sports, Thoughts, Uncategorized, Writing | Leave a comment

In The Cool Of The Evening

Before I start, I want to give props to a blogger I’ve recently discovered.  She calls herself  “dizzyblonde” and she blogs at confessionsofadizzyblonde.  I have added it to my blogroll and I encourage you to read it.  Lately, she has … Continue reading

Posted in Blogroll, Choices, Discovery, dizzyblonde, Dusk, Experiences, Golf, Herbert Warren Wind, Inspiration, Life, Living, Me, Musings, My Son, Possibilities, Ramblings, Reflections, Sports, summertime, Thoughts, Uncategorized, Watching, Weather, Wonder, Writing | 5 Comments