FOUND THE STAMPS FINALLY...

When I don't have a safe place to  hold things until I need them, I'll find the damdest hiding places you eve saw, and never remember where it was until I stumble across them, maybe weeks or even months later.   The last few weeks I had no...

A CHALLENGE FOR NIGHTBANE (and others)

Being a native born (American English) speaker with inherited habits of other parts of Albion, I have a fair record of figureing out much of the Original tongue.  I mean I can figure out what a gudgeon pin is or how bubble and squeek got its name or...

Elmer Davis, Brainy Quotes

Who is Elmer Davis?  Born in Indiana, an outspoken journalist who headed up the Office of Wartime Information, World War Two. Sometimes a propahaandist but often a man who spoke his mind about twhat it meant to be an American.   The first and...

There are times being a gentleman demands too much !!

Like when you see a naked girl coming out of the swimming hole an so you hand her your coat.  Huh?  Where is your human nature.  Gentleman, bah, humbug.   You and your new girl row over to a private island her family owns.  You decide to swim...

A PLACE FOR EVERYTHING... HELP ME? !!!

A placefor everything and everything in it's place.  I do not know how to do that.  I never have known.  Where did i put my address book???  What is this string on my finger for?  What was I supposed to pick up at the store??   For about 8 weeks...

WHERE WERE YOU 72 YEARS AG0, IF ANYWHERE?

I damn near forgot what day it was until I was just seeing a movie on Amazon prime about the battle of the bulge which would be about six months later in the history of modern man. I mean I should always remember.  My dad had  been away for so long...

the YEAR OF THE DARK SUMMER, this may go down as.

It has been raining ever since the spring equanox. now almost three months ago.   Oh there have been one or two summery days with the sun shining through for an hour or two.  But no real Sunshine yet.   Rain, Rain, Rain!   But at least it...

BREAKING BAD???

Back in the 1970s and 80s, I had friends who were going after a PharmacistD program.  Suddenly it had become the field to be in.  Why?  No one wondered about that.  We could figure that one out for ourselves. or thought we could.  We could imagine...

Wonder if print a blog works?

Here is what I get if i try to access comments or notifications-   Not Found The requested URL /inbox/notifications was not found on this server."     Apache/2.2.31 (Amazon) Server at console.swirl.com Port 80     "But,   Will it...

SECRET COMMUNICATIONS I KNOW NOTHING ABOUT

Is it a code?  Is it a smartphone I know nothing about?  Do you hear drumbeats that I am not hearing?  Are you getting early morning digests that have never reached me?   Yesterday morning Thoughts was full of talk about a goriolla dragging some...