Category Archives: Musings

Funny and serious personal essays about the new perspectives that come from considering the wonders of the world and the vagaries of everyday life.

God Rest Ye

“We’ll discover how the commas shape the prose.” Continue reading

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It’s Not Special Delively

We’re the first off the plane, or the first to the waiting area at least. I see a sun-weathered guy in khakis, boots, and an Outback-style hat, holding a sign: Road Scholar. Our tour group of exactly that name has … Continue reading

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Fit at 70 – Update #8

Derailed by a work project but back on track now. Ha! Continue reading

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You Know What I Mean

Tenses? Schmenses! Continue reading

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Only So Many Days

The big take-away? What’s with that glaring gap in 1952? Continue reading

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Never, Maybe, Sometimes, Yes!

Curling: always the exception, never the rule. Continue reading

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Timing isn’t Everything

One last golden view. Continue reading

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Updown, Updown, and Repeat

Mother Nature is pretty tricky. Continue reading

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The Unexpected Gift

“The unexpected gift at the unexpected moment.” – Sean Connery, “Finding Forrester” Continue reading

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