Category Archives: Humor

Original Sin?

For the past couple of days, work (in the traditional sense) has prevented me from writing. It wasn’t for lack of time to sit down and write; rather, I have been too exhausted. Today, feeling a bit more invigorated, I … Continue reading

Posted in General, Humor, Reflection, Uncategorized, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Breakthrough Moments in History

On a chilly March morning in Boston, Aleck Bell sat at a cluttered workbench tinkering with his newest toy. It was a strange looking device, resembling a tin can and a flower vase mounted on a piece of wood. Aleck’s friend, Tom … Continue reading

Posted in General, Humor, Uncategorized, Writing | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

A Fall from Grace?

Mother Mary often hailed Imbued with grace indeed Body pose and gentle swam A sleek and well-bred steed These are things come to mind When grace is called to ponder But when it comes to graceful verse My brain is … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , | 3 Comments

A Cosmic Test?

I’m one of those people who dream in color.  I grew up thinking I was special because of these vivid nocturnal images, only to later discover that most people dream in color.  Apparently, a lot of folk also share common … Continue reading

Posted in General, Humor, Reflection, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 18 Comments

A Proper Pickle

Today I’m in a quandary Proper pickle of dilemma Like plotting literary course In absence of a stemma   To be or not to be I say William’s age old question Set sail upon the sea of mirth Or strike … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 5 Comments

The Black Cat Blue Sea Award

  Thanks to the incredibly talented Sheryl, of I Wrote a Book. Now What? fame, for nominating me for the Black Cat Blue Sea Award.  Now I’ll be honest, I have no idea where the name of this award comes … Continue reading

Posted in General, Humor, Uncategorized, Writing | Tagged | 10 Comments

The P Word (Revisited)

Today’s prompt reminded me of a piece I wrote a couple of years back. I decided to dust it off and re-post since the word’s overuse still makes me cringe. Please excuse my lack of creativity on this lazy day … Continue reading

Posted in General, Humor, Opinion, Reflection, Uncategorized, Writing | Tagged , , , | 12 Comments