MARTIAL LAW pt 2

  Stan went to the door and motioned to her to stay in the jeep she liked to drive. He pointed to the garage door and opened it with the gizmo he had in his hand. Then he went to the kitchen connection with the garage and helped her to gather her...

meme, what it means

some words will drive me craay until I have looked them up.  And some words, even after I've looked them up, still drive me crazy.   from wikipedia   A meme (/ˈmiːm/; meem)[1] is "an idea, behavior, or style that spreads from person to...

MARTIAL LAW

Stan, like everyone else in town, or in the whole USA, had closed his office, sent everyone home for now. He was searching the town for bottled water. It had been less than 15 minutes since the announcement. And yet the stores were already out of...

TALES MY GREAT GRANDFATHER TOLD

I woke with a start in the middle of the night. I was shivering under the blanket and some glass object had fallen and bounced twice and then decided to break. Was that part of the dream I was having or was it in the story of my great grandfather. I...

Mentor pulls my coat to DA's tricks.

  Bill Synder was my mentor in the news business. He hobbled along side me, leaning heavily on his crutches as he introduced me to the local court system. “Just keep your ears open. You'll soon see how it works.” he told me.    Bill was...

GOOGLE REMINDS ME OF GOOZZUL

Hot chocolate will do it to you. Hotter than it seems! 'Aaaguee!!!.”   “Burn your goozzul?” a workman asked.   The word had to sink in, down, down to an early first grade memory. “HA!” I said, inspite of my scorched throat. “Havent...

THE PATTERN OF LIFE

  It is all becoming clear to me now. We set the pattern of life... our Heaven or our Hell ...way before it happens. Very early in childhood. Or maybe before we are born, we set it in motion. It becomes the pattern of the life we will live through....

MUSE FIGHTS

There was trouble on Olympus. The entire wing holding the living quarters of the muses has been disrupted by bickering and fighting. It is still going on. Zeus himself may have to intervene. I'll try to tell it the way it is going. I know the...

Never dreamed of sex act until now

..in my ripening old age.  My dreams alway skipped the good parts like those books of the forties-fifties To wit..  'Velma unbuttoned her blouse," skip to next morning "I awoke early and left Velma's apartment." Very frustrating.. those books and my...

POLICY CHANGE -- NO TEENS

Usually if some wants to be friends. I'll say yes accept them.  But there has been a suddeen influx of teenagers requesing friendship.  I don't know why. Is it something I write?  My subjects most of the time quite general, but at tmes I will be quite...

SUDDENLY WINTER

That is... for us. Some of  you may aleady have experienced it.  Sadinne, Monica, Greunie CJB  and some of you will never know it. such as Walkinsunshine.  Winter comes for her between Dec. 29th and Jan 6th. But here it is a newdevelopment.  Ice on...

A BLIND MOUSE. WHAT AM I TO DO??

He is blind and utterly defenseless. Maybe a little slow.  I can't call in the cats. I'll have to bar them from my room. I can't set traps. it is too cruel. I crtainly can't set out poisons. He is guided only by his nose and that is no too keen. ...

SAMMY THE KID -- wild west story

Around Dodge City and in the territory on west, there's just one way to handle desperados. And you don't give 'em a choice.    I was pulled over in the shade of a joshua tree and made a small dry fire to boil some coffee and heat up a plate...

HALLOWEEN STORY, But I can't wait.

  I woke, giving my eyes a moment to clear. My son in law was in my room, sort of tidying up. He was using a sing-song voice I had never heard before. “There now. Better, right? We wouldn't want the Emergency Service finding you in a mess, would...

I IGNORE TELEPHONES

I know, this is shocking to some people.  But it is very true.  Phones can ring all day and I don't even hear them.  If I think of it, I can hear them.  Loud angry ringing. But I can just tune them out of consciousness and go on with what I'm doing....

Back from WEDDING AND RECEPTION

  My granddaugter.  Time sure flies.  It was fun, They wrote their own vows. His started out:  "When we frst met I thought you were obnoxious. But I learned to love you anyway...." Well, I have to admit that....   No, No, I won't say that about...

AGEING. LIVING THROUGH HELL

When you get older, you know some of answers to questions that so purplex the young. and  you dont have to go through that torture any more.  Thats the good news.  The bad news is that you can't go back and go through that torture any more.  Pretty...

HAVE YOU EVER NOTICED..?

Women of ALL ages, feel they have a right to fuss at any man  about his bad habits, or annoying habits,   Not just husbands or sons or younger brothers.  Any man is fair game.  She will fuss about his drinking, tobacco habits, cardplaint, lolling...