I SAID A DIRTY WORD

... from what I'm hearing.  I mentoned Pat Boone's name along with Elvis, Fats Domino, Lloyd Price and Little Richard.      It belongs there, honestly. He gave it ihs all.  I'm sure the A & R man insisted he try out Rock on the mass...

27 SHOPPING DAYS TO GO

27 Days to go.  Family and friends may expect gifts from  you, Including your great aunt Matilda, and the doorman. And the desk man. And the mail clerk.  It doesn't pay to forget anyone.    Of course we would all like to give gifts that are...

I HATE FACEBOOK, LIKE THOUGHTS

I am who I am.  I am myself when I'm on Thoughts.  I like the anonymity of a nom-de-blog.  I am more myself here than anywhere else since I was a child.  Other people, expecting certain things from me, cramps my style. If you don't like me, tune out. ...

MARTIAL LAW ` pt 13 Conclusion

  The next three days went swifly by as Stan got everything up and running again. Doc Pritchard came by twice a day to check on Fleur. There was no sign that peritonitis was there. The flesh was already knitting togethere where the appendix had...

MARTIAL LAW ` pt 12

   When they had closed the wound, Doc Pritchard was satisfied they had done all that could be done to help Fleur recover. “I'll stick around. She's woozy tonight but morning will tell if there is pertonitis. I don't think any of the rupture stuff...

JUST NOW, PEAK COLOR FOR US

Such a glorious day. I went a long, leiurely drive today. I know most of you went through this a month ago.  But here in Coastal North Carolina it is just now becoming peak color.   I've never seen a more beatiful fall. The flamng reds, rusts,...

ATTENTION: Artists, Cartoonists, other funny people

I've not tried to start a group before, I may need help getting it going, but here is the idea I have,   A SUNDAY COMICS Page on Thoughts.   with cartoon strips, single panel toons. humor.  The idea is FUN. Not a Sunday Art Show.  If you...

MARTIAL LAW ` pt 11

  Stan continued his off highway adventure through the dark streets of a formerly sinister part of town. “Shun-piking, we used to call this, when I was a kid with my first car, Keeping off the toll roads but traveling a nearly as straight a line as...

WOMEN ARE ALWAYS USED

And not for what she thought they were being  used for,  Maybe used for good boot cleaners, or meal tickets, or pretty good cooks, or a handy bed wamers for a cold winter night, or back scratchers or to provide that stop gap pay check so the husband...

MARTIAL LAW ` pt 10

Stan came down from the roof after his inspection. It was not as bad as he had thought. But there was a new urgency that had taken hold of him. He rushed up to Fleur's room. “How are you feeling, Fleury?'   “I'm sick, Daddy. But I don't hurt...

MARTIAL LAW ` pt 9

  The search was thorough. Two troop carriers showed up shortly after Bill Radcliff's call.. There were enough so that every room in the house had one or more men in it, two men were in the basement, three were in the attic. Some had tape measures,...