Category Archives: The Big W

“The plane, the plane!”

The other night I made a post wherein I paraphrased a quote from John Irving’s 1981 novel, The Hotel New Hampshire, and stated: “It’s easy to keep passing the open windows, but it’s getting harder & harder to keep passing … Continue reading

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Below the Cream Line

A couple posts ago, I offered Thistle’s and my top 10 actresses, and noted how difficult it was to come to our final conclusions. Everyone on the list has played an integral part in our lives, for better or for worse; … Continue reading

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I’m no Marlin Perkins

nor Jacques Cousteau, as much as I love the sea… Nor Jane Goodall… Nor even Steve Zissou, although we’re getting a little closer… But the wildlife on Banner Avenue tonight was not to be believed. I came home from visiting … Continue reading

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On the Other Foot

I had an interesting experience at the end of my quick visit to The Vegas this afternoon. My friend Thistle and I happened across the grand opening of The Shoezeum. And no, I haven’t made a spelling error. The Shoezeum is … Continue reading

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Bon Anniversaire!

Not mine, but it’s what it should look like. NO CARROTS! So, today just felt too hot to stand over a stove browning beef and onions and sauteing mushrooms, much less baking a Reine de Saba. I therefore decided to … Continue reading

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You can always put that award where your heart ought to be, and you shouldn’t look any further than your own front door.

So, today I reminded a friend at work that I was timid and meek like Dorothy Gale and she told me that I obviously had Dorothy Gale confused with Margo Channing! I ask you, really?!

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Because of reasons

Well it’s certainly MY most anticipated book since 21 July 2007… I await 27 September  in rapturous anticipation…

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