Category Archives: baseball

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

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Take It Slow

Too much thinking going on. Someone informed me that I think too much.  Hmmm.  Is that worse than thinking too little, or maybe not thinking at all?  Have you ever heard the phrase, “paralysis from analysis”?  I had a basketball … Continue reading

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Haven’t I Seen You In Here, Part Deux

What is it about women and sports bars?  What is it about women and bars, in general?  I have gone a year without intercourse, a single frustrating year without coitus non-interruptus.  I go to the sports bar downtown on three … Continue reading

Posted in Apartment, baseball, Dating, Experiences, Feelings, Flirting, Getting Laid, Intimacy, Kiss, Life, Love, Me, Moving Forward, Passion, Possibilities, Relationships, Romantic, Sex, Single, Things That Make You Go Hmmmmm, Uncategorized, Women | 8 Comments

Table For One..Right This Way, Sir

It’s been a fun week in my neck of the woods.  I’ve nothing really to rant about, so I’ll get you caught up. My dad made it through surgery with flying colors.  I am truly amazed by the advances of … Continue reading

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Random Thoughts On A Spring Day

In what world is it normal to be indoors on a warm, sunny Spring day?  Even for a couple of hours? No world I’ve experienced, but I wanted to get these thoughts down before they caught a breeze and flew … Continue reading

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Bring On Fearless Freep!

I have noticed something today that startles me somewhat.  My Middle-Aged Head is blank, completely devoid  of those nasty thoughts that clouded my mind and drove me crazy.  This lasted for three weeks.  It seemed that no matter what I … Continue reading

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Down With Old Old Folks At Home

It’s so strange, returning from vacation and feeling like you’ve been absent forever. I just wanted to do a quickie, but I have some interesting stories to tell over the next few days.  The Jetta continues to perplex me.  I … Continue reading

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For my Grandmother:

Every so often, I’d like to comment on the music that’s  important in my life,  and the memories associated with it.  I continue to be astounded by the power of music.  I heard several piano pieces by  Franz Liszt one … Continue reading

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Dead Man Walking

Theo finally pulled the plug.  The Red Sox decided to cut their losses and release John Smoltz. I want to set the record straight.  I am not down on John Smoltz.  He was one the best pitchers in the 90’s … Continue reading

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A pitcher, a pitcher, my kingdom for a pitcher

I have remained silent about the Red Sox this season, partly because I like to watch but don’t have cable. I’ll check the box scores in the paper, maybe read a little online.  How about radio, you ask?  As much as I … Continue reading

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