Monthly Archives: September 2011

The best birthday yet…Flightline and all

My birthday was Sunday. I was 61. Sixty-one years old! You believe it? As the old joke goes: “If I’d known I was going to live so long I would have taken better care of myself.” But what the hell. … Continue reading

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So, what exactly are those bumps at curbs?

Everyday I walk over them. I look down at them. I pull shopping carts over them to the sound of rat-ta-ta-tat, rat-ta-ta-tat. Oftentimes they are yellow in color. Other times red or blue. Mostly though they are yellow. But what … Continue reading

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Action trumps it all – trumps it all

The other night I went to see a play – more a reading of letters, really – between Lois and Bill Wilson – Bill, of course was the co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous, while Lois, his lovely wife, was the founder … Continue reading

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To practice a genuine humility…

That headline has been eating at me daily for a while now. I do not possess any great talent. No great aptitude or desire, nor discipline. Just a selfish, immature guy trying to do better today than I did yesterday. … Continue reading

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