Category Archives: Satire

Hardly Any Shooting Stars Left

I’m so blessed…. Here’s what they’re saying about Hardly Any Shooting Stars Left: A wonderful read for anyone who enjoys action and memorable characters with larger-than-life personalities. The story unfolds against the background of contemporary life in the American West … Continue reading

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How to Survive Your Spouse’s HighSchool Reunion or “I’m Ready For My Close-Up, Mr. DeMille”

Hey!  Let’s go on a book tour…and add relatives, and people we haven’t seen or kept track of in years and years. Won’t that be fun?   First Stop:  A Texas High School Reunion. (Go Eagles!!) Now, I’m sure many of you have … Continue reading

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Ending the Summer with Weird

Here’s another thing you’ll have to explain to me… Hair has become the new art medium. I understood why Tom Hanks used his hair to weave a rope in The Castaway , but why…. Are people using their hair to … Continue reading

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Change Your Mood With the Right Shoes

There is a gumpy little saying cruising the internet. It’s all over facebook, adorned with rainbows or kittens. To be a rebel, I’m attaching my saddle oxfords to it…or I would if I had any. First…the saying. If you are … Continue reading

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How to Survive Your Husband’s Retirement

Okay…feel free to use the subject of this post to explain my long blog absence. AND…Through hair-pulling trial and error, I’ve eked out a few helpful tidbits for others navigating this road. The following tips may help you muddle through … Continue reading

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Car-B-Que

You know how I love change, (cough, cough).  The Exhaust Burger Dinner will change every busy man or woman’s life.  And just in time for that office-party-gift-exchange you must participate in or else be branded the proverbial “doglog” in the … Continue reading

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Another Foot of Leg

Fall brings out my tiny shopping gene, but it never ends well. I peruse the mail-order catalogs and dog-ear pages before I go shopping. I don’t want to waste too much time in those stores which are like buffets of … Continue reading

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Now We Have to Worry About Fake Friends

“Let”s have coffee sometime and catch up.”  “Yeah. We should do that.” And as my friend and I walk away, we both know,  it’ll never happen. We just did all the “catching up” we wanted to do  in the grocery … Continue reading

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How to Escape a Jaw Flapper

My family says it takes a good 20 minutes for me to leave: A meeting Church Grocery Store An empty parking lot Hey!!! Can I help it, I’m too lazy to call someone for a luncheon or after-work  chat?  When … Continue reading

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Planning My WordPress Afterlife

When I have time and the creative juices are oozing, I write several blogs then schedule them throughout the month.  That way I can travel or sloth around in slippers without ever turning on the computer.  And now I’ve realized … Continue reading

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