Quickie Quiz – August 10, 2022

It might be that the subject of mortality [your own or someone else’s] is something you do not care to consider .0  If mortality disturbs you, do not read on.  We understand, you sissy. When you die _____. you will be buried. you will be cremated. you will be entombed. your remains will be donated,Continue reading “Quickie Quiz – August 10, 2022”

Loose Change – June 23, 2022

Graphix: spwilcen Significance We’re born. We die. All that matters happens in between. — That ‘in between’ is called “life.” So get out there kiddies and do the best you can. As much as you’d love to think otherwise, the only one keeping score is you. And, come to think of it, ain’t that theContinue reading “Loose Change – June 23, 2022”

Claxbury Corners – May 17, 2022

graphix: spwilcen Episode XVIII – Fallen Servants Bobby did a bang-up job coordinating the syndicate sale close.  Chasing a story, Larry scheduled a layover at a nearby metro airport on a coast-to-coast jaunt. Travel for me amounted to eight city blocks. We signed papers at ten AM. Bobby immediately started two-weeks transitioning.  With a fewContinue reading “Claxbury Corners – May 17, 2022”

Portrait of Death – December 28, 2021

Graphix: spwilcen Death Visits Sleeping, or thinking I was sleeping, I dreamed.Or sleeping, dreamed I dreamed.Dreaming or not, I met Death,In person.Death was not there to explain my eternity.My time, Death said, once again, delayed.Death rested,Overburdened,Too much to do in too little time.Too many to visit, to guide, to reassure, to cajole, to threaten.To insistContinue reading “Portrait of Death – December 28, 2021”