Tag Archives: family

Culture Shock / Olivia Newton-John

Here we go again. It’s November and I’m going to blog songs. As I said in yesterday’s post, I’m not going to put the pressure to blog daily on myself right now. But since I’ve been feeling better, who knows … Continue reading

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The cow jumped over the cookies

My late grandmother (my dad’s mom) had a planter in her house that was a big moon with a face. Alongside the moon, was a cat with a fiddle and a dish running away with a spoon. Clearly, it was telling the … Continue reading

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Viva La Vida / Coldplay

Heidi totally called it. Last night, I should have written about “Viva La Vida.” I don’t really have strong feelings about Coldplay one way or the other. I’m not a fan, but I don’t hate their music either.  I am … Continue reading

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Keep It Together / Madonna

I rewatched Truth or Dare yesterday.  I hadn’t planned to, but I fell asleep on the couch while Heidi was watching Japanese anime which somehow fits into her current work-in-progress (no, I have no idea how it fits in, I’ll … Continue reading

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Triangle bitches

Two years ago tonight, my friend Jeff and I were in the presence of her Madgesty. Even after having seen her on four previous occasions, nothing could have prepared us for what was to happen that night. We had pretty … Continue reading

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What’s up?

It always bothered me that the name of that 4 Non Blondes song is “What’s Up?” and not “What’s Goin’ On?”  Do they actually say “what’s up?” at any point in the song.  Anyway, here’s what’s been going on with … Continue reading

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Not that into it

As a kid, I don’t think I knew anyone who wasn’t into Star Wars – the movies, the toys, the glasses, the everything.  Maybe not so much the Gamorrean Guard soap (which my brother and I did get for Christmas … Continue reading

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There ain’t no rules

For those not paying attention, I haven’t posted since the 20th and today is the 25th.  That’s four, count ’em, FOUR missed posts in post-a-day November. I’m okay with it.  Really, fuck it.  Despite what I may think, no one … Continue reading

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Turning eleven

My daughter turned 11 today.  I’ve talked a lot about it on Facebook today, posted a couple pictures and so on and so forth.  What I haven’t had a chance to say is how glad I am I have a … Continue reading

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Popping the karaoke cherry

About a year and a half ago, I confessed my desire to do karaoke in the pages of this blog.  It had been one of those things that I had always wanted to do, but just had never gotten around … Continue reading

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