Daily Archives: November 28, 2014

Black Eye Friday

If you have been up since midnight today, you have my deepest sympathy. There’s not one thing I want bad enough to trade sleep for. Neither is there a bargain so great that I’m willing to risk a black eye over it. It’s all yours. But on my list for later is a lingerie shop. […]

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New Zealand Round 2

Towering alps and exquisite waterfalls. Te Anau to the Fiordlands, Queenstown and  speedboating down the Shotover. Lake Tekapo, made of glacier run-off, milky and frigid and stunning. The south island of New Zealand is more raw than the north island. The sheep far outnumber the humans. It’s a place of stark contrasts and sudden mood swings. […]

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Passion in a Pocket Part 2

I was a civil employee early in the year 1988. I worked as a humble book-shelver in our city’s public library. It was heaven. I was there the day we closed the doors for three weeks, which is just unheard of. We then, meticulously by hand, one single book at a time, put every item […]

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Honor Your Partner Part 2

Always introduce a new dance class series with the Native American Rain Dance.  You need a hook for these poor souls.  They were told in no uncertain terms that these dance classes were mandatory and the first person to cop an attitude would face the firing squad.  Their eyes are begging you to not make […]

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