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I'm back, for what time is left
Thursday, July 22, 2021      17 comments

Well, I have been on an adventure that I do not recommend to anyone! On Sunday, June 13, my legs started to buckle under me. I grabbed onto the doorjamb of the bathroom and pulled myself to the doorjamb of the bedroom. From there I held ... Read more
Follow-up on yesterday's blog
Monday, December 14, 2020      13 comments

The experience in the Covid waiting room in the ER solidified my thinking on something. I believe that the greatest threat of Covid is not the threat to our bodies. I believe the greatest threat is the fear it engenders. That young man in the... Read more
Shoulda Thought That Through!
Sunday, December 13, 2020      12 comments

The good news is, my latest Covid test came back negative yesterday. Hurrah! My daughter and her husband had visited the day before Thanksgiving, and we shared a meal. And air space during that meal. When they got home from their Thanksg... Read more
A Pome for another Spark Friend
Saturday, November 14, 2020      8 comments

So I had to make up another Pome! My dear, dear Spark Friend Wants to go on vacation To the wilds of Australia, To a distant location. So my dear friend Lynda Called her bosom buddy Glinda, And they hopped on a plane, And ... Read more
A Pome for LEANJEAN6
Thursday, November 12, 2020      10 comments

Here is a pome I wrote for LEANJEAN6: Sadie, Sadie! The cleaning lady! Lost her phone! Now she has to moan! But she'll find it, Dear. Oh! It's on her ear! Better get moppin' - The dust ain't stoppin'! Oh, Sadie, Sadie!... Read more
Potholder song written by someone else!
Monday, October 26, 2020      8 comments

This is from a B. Kliban potholder with a picture of a portly cat playing a ukulele. Love to eat them mousies, Mousies what I love to eat. Bite they little heads off . . . Nibble on they tiny feet. ... Read more
We Three Cats
Sunday, September 20, 2020      19 comments

According to a wall post on the "On the Lighter Side" team today, this is "Talk like a pirate day." Which put me in mind of this fractured Christmas carol I penned last year. To the tune of "We Three Kings of Orient Are." We three cats... Read more
Monday, June 22, 2020      18 comments

I have long been skeptical about the milk substitutes that lots of people are using. I'm glad they are available for those who are truly allergic to milk. I am also glad there is lactose free milk available for those of us who need that! Bu... Read more
Another Fractured Christmas Carol
Saturday, December 22, 2018      5 comments

One of the things that lifts my spirits is writing new lyrics to songs. Here is one of my 2018 efforts: I Saw Three Monkeys (to the tune of “I Saw Three Ships”) I saw three monkeys swinging in On Christmas Eve, on Christmas Eve! I... Read more
Wakin' Cookie Dough Blues
Friday, December 25, 2015      5 comments

I actually wrote this "pome" on December 23. Wakin' Cookie Dough Blues Went to confession the other night. Talked to my priest; told him of my plight . . . how I'm tryin' to fast like a good little saint; but when it come... Read more
Variations on "Bark, the Hairy Angels Sing"
Friday, December 19, 2014      4 comments

Thank you to Wallahalla for posting the cartoon about "Bark, the Hairy Angels Sing," and to the person who created the cartoon! I just could not leave the song incomplete, so here is a full verse of it: "Bark," the hairy angels sing, "Giv... Read more
Sweet Kitty Cat
Thursday, October 30, 2014      5 comments

To the tune of "Sweet Hour of Prayer" Sweet Kitty Cat, sweet Kitty Cat, I wonder where my tuna's at. I left it there Right by my chair, And now it's gone; My plate is bare. I see you cleaning off your face; I think I see a lit... Read more
Silly Pome of the Day 1
Wednesday, September 10, 2014      5 comments

Okay. Time to get silly. (See my blog from November 29, 2013 for the importance of silliness.) To the tune of "The Star Spangled Banner" There are kitties in here; And they drank my root beer; And they ate all my chips And devo... Read more
An Open Letter to My Cats
Monday, June 09, 2014      12 comments

Oh, my darling kitties. It was so wonderful when you met us at the door when we returned from the ER. Yes, your poor, sweet Human-Dad was sick again. I'm sure your tender ministrations have contributed to his feeling better already. It seems... Read more
Help! Gotta sleep better!
Tuesday, December 10, 2013      11 comments

Okay, on Sunday I set a new goal of being in bed no later than midnight. I did go to bed before midnight Sunday, and I slept pretty well. Last night I went to bed before midnight again, but I could not sleep! Several times recently I have re... Read more

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