Category Archives: Life

Grief Is Simply Love With Nowhere To Go

Man, it’s hard to go anywhere without thinking about Di.  I don’t cry as often anymore and it usually happens unexpectedly.  But I do and will for awhile because I miss her so much.  The feelings I have for her won’t go … Continue reading

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….And now we return to our scheduled program.

it has been just over five years – okay, 5 years, 3 months, and 10 days – since I last posted an entry here.  I know some of you might be thinking, “Hey, Middle-Aged Head, why have you been away … Continue reading

Posted in Death, Healing, Life, Love, Single, Thoughts, Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Life and Stuff

This week is the first time I’ve had time off from work in six months. I needed a road trip – badly.  Getting out of town in the dead of winter on limited funds left me with few options.  So … Continue reading

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Thoughts From Under A Down Comforter

It’s nice to be here, nice to be back. I’ve missed putting my thoughts out there for you to read.  Let’s hope that the stay isn’t fleeting. * * * * * * It’s a rainy Saturday morning and a … Continue reading

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Thoughts While Sitting In Front of a Fan

Summer has finally arrived.  The definition of summer has nothing to do with a place on a calendar or the position of the sun in the sky.  It has to do with the temperature.  Yesterday, the temperature hit 92 degrees.  … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Browsing, Connected, Family, Friends, Herbert Warren Wind, Life, Me, My Daughter, Ramblings, summertime, Thoughts, Uncategorized, Writing | 3 Comments

Too-rah loo-rah loo-rah

A week ago Thursday, St. Patrick’s Day, I observed an odd but interesting sight.  As I trudged to my car, not fully awake and tempted to crawl back into bed,  I saw a Christmas tree standing next to the trash … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Holidays, Life, Reflections, Saint Patrick's Day, Things That Make You Go Hmmmmm, Thoughts | 3 Comments

New Toy

One of the best things in life is filing and receiving your tax return early.  The filing – not so much.  It’s always a huge hastle that, if you file your own taxes, leaves you wondering if you missed something.  … Continue reading

Posted in CD's, Choices, Life, Living, Me, Money, Movies, Passport, Possibilities, Ramblings, Reflections, Tax refund, Travel, Uncategorized | 3 Comments

Hello, Dear Friend

There are people who stay with you all through your life.  They have given your life meaning and purpose.  They have been at your side and in your heart.  They are here and now,  they have been every so often, … Continue reading

Posted in Big 5-Oh, Connected, Connecticut, Experiences, Feelings, Friends, Life, Love, Me, Musings, My Friend, Past, Ramblings, Reflections, Relationships, Thoughts, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Cupid, Pull Back Your Bow

I will not be celebrating Valentine’s Day this year.  I refuse to be sucked into the vortex of sappy cards, overpriced chocolates, and outrageously priced floral arrangements.  Not gonna do it! I liked Valentine’s Day when I was in elementary … Continue reading

Posted in Browsing, Children, Holidays, Life, Love, Me, Musings, Ramblings, Reflections, Thoughts, Valentine's Day | Leave a comment

Mush and Slush

Up here in the Northeast, up in God’s Country, we have three seasons.  They are summer, winter and mud.  You may ask, “what about autumn?  You must have gorgeous colors on the trees in autumn.”   Yes, this is true – … Continue reading

Posted in Autumn, Choices, Connected, Europe, Football, France, Germany, Goals, Heavy Thoughts, Inspiration, Life, Me, Musings, Possibilities, Ramblings, Random Thoughts, Reflections, Scotland, Snow, Sports, Tax refund, Thoughts, Travel, Uncategorized, Wanderlust, Winter | 2 Comments