Category Archives: Me

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

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

Snow On Snow On Snow

As I write, I am looking out the library window that overlooks the public golf course.  The sun is beginning to set. with silhouettes of trees against the orange light on the horizon.  The snow is taking on a bluish … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Children, Community, Connected, Dancing, Dusk, Experiences, Gifts, Inspiration, Life, Me, Musings, Ramblings, Random Thoughts, Reflections, Snow, Thoughts, Watching, Weather, Winter | 10 Comments

Dear Diary

I went forward into the past this week when I visited my parents.  I will reserve every other Tuesday to drive out and spend an afternoon.  Aside from the company, I get a chance to load up their washing machine … Continue reading

Posted in Browsing, Connecticut, Discovery, Experiences, Family, Life, Me, Photo, Ramblings, Random Thoughts, Reflections, Thoughts, Uncategorized | 5 Comments

It’s The Middle of The #@!* Night

It’s 2:30AM EST – do you know where your Middle-Aged Head has been? The only people who should be up at this hour are insatiable lovers, all-night truckers, and disc jockeys.  Tom Waits should be singing, “The Piano Has Been … Continue reading

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Downtown

Finally, Winter has come to the coast…and to the rest of the state.  We received 8-14 inches of snow, while inland towns received 16 inches of fresh powder.  Now that the snow has come and gone, the cold has arrived … Continue reading

Posted in archetecture, Community, Delirium Tremens, Life, Living, Me, Photo, Snow, The Squire, Thoughts, Uncategorized, Writing | 2 Comments

Turn On The Old Victrola

Knowledge of self often comes at the hand of suffering. Whoa!  Where did that come from? I have been in a funk for the last few days- mopy, lethargic – you get the idea.  I haven’t slept well, haven’t eaten … Continue reading

Posted in Choices, Days Off, Discovery, Emotional, Life, Me, Music, Silence, The Rolling Stones, Things That Make You Go Hmmmmm, Thoughts | 1 Comment