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Tired of Crying

I just told a good friend of mine I’m tired of crying. Recently, I lost a brother and a friend.  Now, we are losing a mother who only has twelve children left. I will cry, but she will prefer me, … Continue reading

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Game One: Brats and Onions

Unable to attend game one of the 2017 World Series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Houston Astros,  I celebrated it with my wife with grilled onions and brats. Two of my best friends, Mark and Trevor St. Johnsonville … Continue reading

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Game Three

My wife, brothers, and friends are watching the World Series tonight, and it doesn’t matter who wins or loses.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m rooting for a team, but the fun of the atmosphere may provide pleasure for those suffering … Continue reading

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Sorry, Golf.

Golf season is always over for me, but post season baseball is starting soon. The NFL and college football is also beginning, but I would like to provide a sweet conclusion to golf. Admitting that I am a less than … Continue reading

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The Worrying is the Hardest Part

Worry warts may be the worst, but sometimes, they turn a corner, similar to a mole, or skin tag. My mother worried about everything from my brothers  jumping off a dock to jumping off a tree in the middle of … Continue reading

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Colors

Recently, my wife and I were having a sophisticated conversation regarding colors. What is your favorite color?  She loves Dodger Blue.  I told her I love the color gravy. I will never lose weight, until she tells me to do … Continue reading

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In The Middle

Is crying more important than drinking? Crying counts, drinking is fun, but crying is our reality.  It’s not fun, but it does count.

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The Fisherman’s Dwarf

They don’t call me a fisherman.  I’m more of a fish monger.  Catching them can be exciting, cooking them is fun, and eating them is delightful.  Perhaps it is a silly metaphor, but it reminds me of the only brother … Continue reading

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Where’s the F—ing Chicken?!!!

Coeur d’alene, Idaho isn’t an easy geographical region to spell.  Googling it or describing its location when using a GPS system or a local phone book may drive one crazy.  One day, in this unfair city, no one required a … Continue reading

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Tools and T-Ball

On God’s Seventh Inning Stretch, he created T-Ball.  It was one of his many mistakes. Actually, that’s not entirely true. He probably was just messing with us when he gave us the gift of the Tee, but, as usual, we abused … Continue reading

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