The Long Facebook Fart

Six years ago, I titled this post Why I Went Back to Myspace and Began Tweeting, saved it as a draft, and forgot about it.  Well, guess what, I’m back to somewhat wrap up this piece and let it be great. Facebook is a place i rarely go.  Why?  Because I don’t want to scroll…

Miss You, Liz

Navy Pier Snow Globe plays “My Kinda Town” I bought this snow globe 7 years ago when Liz took me to Chicago to visit her family.  Not a day passes that I do not think fondly of my dearest friend.

Sealed with a Kiss

Before I cared about the internet, receiving letters by mail (as in…mailbox..postal) was so exciting.  Then a few too many businesses learned my name and ruined everything.  It’s bad enough to recieve bills all all week.  Junk mail should be illegal.   A few habitual junk mail offenders really deserve this shout-out.  Department stores : I don’t care…

To Like Someone

It’s been a while since I really fell hard for a guy. It happened a few years ago. That whole thing never really took off the ground but sometimes those are the most memorable. Time has worked it’s magic and all the circumstantial raw emotions and the overall bad taste in my mouth from the…

Nostalgia

This evening, I visited my father in ICU (recovering, things are looking good) and a political news show was on CNN, which ranks right next to “sports” in the ‘what else is on’ category. The anchors/guests/hosts/’experts’ were arguing split-screen style; a sign behind one serious-looking fellow read, in caps; “Nostalgia is not what it used…