Overheard – Septembler 25, 2022

graphix: spwilcen A century on the nose. Dalliance in Austin Texas “Seeing anyone, Handsome?” “Married.” “Trouble at home?” “No.” “Why are you here?” “She’s out of town.” “On your own?” “Um-hm.” “And you ended-up here?” “Yes.” “Come here often?” “Not often enough.” “Never seen you before.” “Usually get what I need at home.” “Why comeContinue reading “Overheard – Septembler 25, 2022”

Color Aromas – Septembler 24, 2022

graphix: spwilcen Too bad. Click-out. This scares the hell out out a five and two ones. Not too many weeks ago I savored the marvelous green smells of spring and summer.  Aromas from my youth still powerful today, years past youth. No, not the pungent lacquer of fresh candy apple green on a 1939 FordContinue reading “Color Aromas – Septembler 24, 2022”

Roger and Larry – Septembler 23, 2022

graphic schtuff: spwilcen Lexiphobes: spend five bucks, get change back! Want rain? Best get you some clouds first Trusted Weathermen “Gonna rain today, Larry.” “There’s not a cloud in the sky, Rodge.” “Dan E says so.” “Guy out in Jackman County?” “Yep.” “Dan’s a weatherman now?” “Better.” “How is that?” “He was a farmer theContinue reading “Roger and Larry – Septembler 23, 2022”

It’s Okay to Lie to Your Children – Septembler, 20, 2022

all this graphix junk: spwilcen Sarcastic opinion, kiddies.No worries, Lexiphobes, not even five bucks Momma said “If you keep making that face, Junebug, it’s gonna freeze like that for the rest of your life.” Which explains, why so many {expletive} butt-ugly people are running around today – Momma was right. Eat your broccoli No, notContinue reading “It’s Okay to Lie to Your Children – Septembler, 20, 2022”

ADHD and OCD – Septembler 19, 2022

graphix: spwilcen No worries, Lexiphobes. Less than fifty words. Alias Roger and Larry “No, no, no, no!” “Yes, yes, yes!” “One more.” “Yes!” “Thank you.”  “No problem.” “Don’t say that.” “Why not?” “It trivializes the meaning of ‘you’re welcome.’” “Doesn’t. I appreciate how you are about matched sets, even numbers and… Oh, look!  A squirrel!”Continue reading “ADHD and OCD – Septembler 19, 2022”

Communications Breakdown – Septembler 17, 2022

graphix: spwilcen No.  Not that communications have broken-down, become ineffective.  Rather that communication works like this, or the process of communication is broken into its component parts along these lines. Boss never likes the questions I ask. Which is okay because she knows in every instance exactly what question I should have asked. Without ‘asking’Continue reading “Communications Breakdown – Septembler 17, 2022”

Rest In Peace – September 16, 2022

graphix: swilcen Still unsettled over the loss of a valued fellow blogger almost a month ago, today I discovered another gent also near my age folded up his blog about the same time.  Both now publish in the hereafter. To both gents: I miss your posts, your wisecracks, and simple kinship of advanced years.  ToContinue reading “Rest In Peace – September 16, 2022”