Category Archives: Humor

‘How NOT to install an appliance’

Once I got home last night, I had two new appliances waiting on me to be installed. The dryer was the easier of the two and so I tackled it first. Even that didn't go without a hitch (first I … Continue reading

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‘Sha1na2’

Nearing its destination, the deep space vessel 'Santini' slowed down and awakened it's hibernating crew. They had been in suspended animation for more than eleven years as they traveled far outside the solar system for the first time. The exploratory … Continue reading

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‘If only’

If only there was a solution to all of this fat. I'll just sit here overeating; There's nothing wrong with that. Portion control is merely how much I choose to eat. How absurd to think I could just walk it … Continue reading

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‘Confession of a landlubber’

Let me tell you all a true story of woe. About a month ago, my son and I rented a canoe at a local state park. Despite the muscle cramps, sunburn and numerous other ailments of 'the great outdoors' it … Continue reading

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‘The weight of the words’

To describe her as a voracious reader' would be an understatement. Every waking hour of the day was spent in the pursuit of the written page. Meredith Burgess devoured books of fiction and non fiction alike. The simple matter of … Continue reading

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‘Hidden compartment’

His deviated septum surgery was supposed to be routine. The doctor went in through the sinus canal to repair an old injury to the dividing membrane. The full amount of time under anesthesia was less than two hours. The patient … Continue reading

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‘The space between the bones’

In my youth there was a space,a cushion between the bones.This buffer acted as padding,to prevent aches and moans. Back when my joints were new; the cartilage was soft and thick.I climbed up stairs effortlessly;but now pain comes very quick. … Continue reading

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