Category Archives: True Stories, Essays & Rants

‘Heroes or villains’

The nature of picking a savior, is always an arbitrary event. What may be a hero to some; others shall come to resent. We can’t reach an agreement on the best criteria for saints. This discrepancy due in part, to … Continue reading

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‘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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‘Something greater’

They sought a mentor. A noble guide. A spirit force to curb their pride. They looked beyond their fellow man. For a superior being, with a sacred plan. It gave them strength to trust and hope. For a boundless wisdom, … 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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‘For this flesh is weak’

For this flesh is weak,but our mind is strong.The libido is motivated;whether right or wrong. If we still yearn to sewwhen temptation calls;the constitution is weakand our resistance falls. An eleventh hour bargainis struck to make a deal.It's never about … 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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