Category Archives: My Daughter

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

No Strings Attached

I want to give you something.  A free gift.  No strings attached. Why is it that people are so concerned about giving “the perfect gift” at Christmas?  They frantically run from store to store, trying to find the one gift … Continue reading

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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

Posted in Big 5-Oh, Birthday, Emotional, Family, Life, Me, Musings, My Daughter, My Son, Reflections, Relationships, The Ex-, Thoughts | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Birthday, Daylight Savings Time, Guilty pleasures, Life, Me, Musings, My Daughter, Reflections, Relationships, Thoughts, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Middle-Aged Head On Parade

I’m back, Gentle Reader.  My Middle-Aged head is still quite blocked, but I’ve had a few thoughts I wanted to share. It is a frustrating thing when a writer can’t think of anything to write.  When I first began writing, … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative, Friends, Islam, Life, Me, Muslim, My Daughter, My Love, The Housemate, Uncategorized, Writer's block | 1 Comment

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

Posted in Antonio Carlos Jobim, Bossa nova, Dancing, Girl From Ipanema, Joao Gilberto, Life, Me, Music, My Daughter, Passion, Ramblings, Reflections, Samba, Sexy, Thoughts, Uncategorized, Watching, Women, Writing | Leave a comment

Let’s Do It Again…And Again

I have been playing catch-up with a friend in Germany.  I met her 31 years ago this month, and I recently found her on Facebook.  She is in a committed relationship and is the mother of a 7 year-old boy.  … Continue reading

Posted in Back To The Future, Change, Experiences, Germany, Heavy Thoughts, Inspiration, Life, Marriage, Me, Movies, Musings, My Daughter, My Son, Past, Possibilities, Ramblings, Reflections, Regrets, Thoughts, Uncategorized, Wonder, Writing | 3 Comments

The Envelope, Please

After much deliberation, racking of my brain, and needless anxiety, I have come up with a list of my Desert Island Discs.  My Daughter and I were on our way to visit her grandparents, and I brought up the idea … Continue reading

Posted in Antonio Carlos Jobim, CD's, Choices, Joni Mitchell, Led Zeppelin, Lists, Me, Music, My Daughter, Rock and Roll, Sarah McLachlan, singing, The Beach Boys, The Police, The Who, Thoughts, Todd Rundgren | 1 Comment

So, What’s Your Sign?

I’m not sure how this ranks on the bizarro scale, but I thought it to be right up there. I love watching hockey.  My Son, Daughter and their mother are also big fans.  Last night I met The Ex- to … Continue reading

Posted in Choices, Discovery, Experiences, Family, Hockey, Life, Me, Men, Musings, My Daughter, My Son, Questions, Ramblings, Random Thoughts, Reflections, Single, Sports, The Ex-, Thoughts, Women, Writing | 3 Comments

Up In The Air, Then Crashing Down

Yesterday, I went to the movies with My Daughter.  I love the Daddy/Daughter Time.  We used to do things together when she was young.  Now it’s just when she has the time.  Her tastes in movies are quite different from … Continue reading

Posted in Choices, Cosmic Dope Slap, Feelings, Heavy Thoughts, Life, Loneliness, Movies, My Daughter, Ramblings, Sadness, Thoughts, Up In The AIr, What Women Want, Women | 1 Comment