Monthly Archives: October 2021

Always Something

It was chilly last night. Temperature dropped over 20°f. I don’t know how far the drop would’ve been in Celsius. I guess I could Google the conversion just to find out but, nah, I’m just going to go with, “It … Continue reading

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My Brother’s Team Is Going To The Series

The Atlanta Braves are going to the World Series for the first time since 1999. Pretty cool. My brother, Dan, would be happy. Or, maybe, he is happy looking down from his afterlife perch. I can see him hunched over, … Continue reading

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En El Día De Los Muertos

I will be 70 years old. It’s amazing to me I’m still alive and, for the first time in decades, I’m acting like I have a future. I’m stepping up my music career. I’m chasing a woman. Spending money I … Continue reading

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Looking For A Sign

I don’t want to do what I used to do. But does that mean I do nothing? Give up. Give in and settle? Settle for consolation scraps and say goodbye to happiness? Oh, I have been helped so many times … Continue reading

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Dramatic Reading

He’s getting into it. His turn to read. Voice rising and falling, a bit of word flow followed by a stumbling crash of syntax and clumsy pronouncement. Then, he sighs, closes the book and says, “That’s it. I’m done.” A … Continue reading

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Up Early This Morning

Don’t know why. Nothing’s on my mind Other than the usual… Words Music Money Love… Last night, Otis Redding was singing “I’ve got dreams to remember.” Maybe that’s why I opened my eyes two hours before the alarm… Maybe that’s … Continue reading

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Rain Is Falling

And the apple tastes so sweet. I’ll stay in the car. No one is crying The departure of the sun Nor the chill to come. Workers Union strike Barely makes the nightly news So hard speaking up.

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Gonna Be Little Posts For Awhile

It’s how my mind works lately. Talked to Janet today. She and Mike are doing fine. Preparing for a trip. I’d like to see them before they leave. I’ll find out Tuesday if that’s possible.

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Wish Me Luck

I have a ticket to Costa Rica. I am supposed to fly there in one week. I told my friend I had enough money for the trip. That’s not quite true. Not yet. I still have 7, almost 8 days … Continue reading

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