Category Archives: Birthday

Your Cake and Eat It

For those expecting to read about my escapist adventures on my birthday, the sexual marathon with a gorgeous brunette, or about the shedding of an old half-century and preparing for a new one – sorry.  Nothing happened of any signifigance or … Continue reading

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No Over-The-Hill Party For Me

TODAY IS THE DAY! Bring on the dancing girls!  Bring on the barbeque!  Bring on Fearless Freep!! I believe John and Paul said it best, (bah bah bahnah nah nahnah nah nah) You say it’s your birthday, (bah bah bahnah nah … Continue reading

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Call Me And We’ll Do…Whatever

I am happy to announce that last night was my final night of taking Christmas phone orders.  I haven’t spent much down time in my apartment over the past five weeks. My apartment resembles a Haitian refugee camp – piles … Continue reading

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Seen and Unseen

* * * Only THREE more days until I am an Official Middle-Aged Head * * * In this season of giving, the gifts we give to the important people in our lives are either seen or unseen.  We send ourselves to … Continue reading

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It Doesn’t Seem That Long Ago

The countdown has begun.  In nine days I will become an Official Middle-Aged Head.  The Big 5-0.  Half a century.  The beginning of the rest of my life –that sounds SO much like a Hallmark greeting card.  You get the … Continue reading

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Who Knows Where The Time Goes

( with sincerest apologies to Sandy Denny ) I am not a morning person by nature.  Despite enjoying watching the sun rise and seeing the world slowly awaken, I would much rather go to bed later and allow my body … Continue reading

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Holiday Miracle

I got a birthday gift from My Love. She sent me a book on creative writing, some pens, tablets of paper and my favorite Cadbury chocolate.  Inside the birthday card, she encouraged me to keep writing, to follow my passion.  … Continue reading

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