The Seagulls say “Goodnight”

The after-dinner nap was going well.   I was deeply into it on a very cozy couch.  One pillow was under my head and the other was over my head, dampening any sound that might keep me awake.  In my dreams I saw whales, dressed patriotically in Evil Knievel bike kits, jumping in and out ofContinue reading “The Seagulls say “Goodnight””

Getting hit in the face by a flying object

Getting hit in the face by a flying object:  a good way to get to know someone.  A wonderful array of camping type hor d’oeuvres was spread across the picnic table.  Prosciutto, crackers, rye bread, smoked salmon, cheese, fruit and even foie gras! (although I don’t think we got into it) Beer and wine wasContinue reading “Getting hit in the face by a flying object”

Hide and Seek: The Virus Game

Written March 1 There were many games played by the batch of kids in our neighborhood.  Between Berney Drive, Celestia Drive, Wallace, Trimble Road and Delmont street, there were three girls and at least and dozen and half boys.  When a large group turned out to play “Ditch em” was the game of choice.  ItContinue reading “Hide and Seek: The Virus Game”

You Can’t Always Get What You Want

This is an undated entry.  I think I wrote it in March 2020. No, you can’t always get what you want You can’t always get what you want You can’t always get what you want But if you try sometime you find You get what you need Songwriters: Keith Richards, Mick Jagger © Abkco Music,Continue reading “You Can’t Always Get What You Want”