It is Friday, and what a difference in the neighborhood.  Now that the power is back and the temperatures have gone from below freezing into the high 70s, I have to say I’m a happy camper. The investigations into the cause of so many homes without power are underway. Six board members of […]

“Whoa, Lucy. This ground is warm.” “Yes, it is. The temp is 81 degrees F today. That’s 27.2 C for our metric friends.” “Why are you laying there staring at the fence.” “No reason. I just wanted the sun on my back.” “I’m not buying it. There must be something over there.” “There isn’t anything, […]

  It is Wednesday Storytime again, and last week, we were there when the tech felt he could get a court order and intercept calls that were being made from Stennis, the lawyer, to phones which had numbers that had been previously assigned to three dead undertakers. (you still with me?) The reason the numbers […]

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James Wainwright picks up a hitchhiker and discovers two things 1. The woman he picks up is his childhood sweetheart, only Seventeen years older. 2. He is no longer of this world. James began a road trip alone in his 1956 Oldsmobile. He stops for a hitchhiker only to…

This is the 300th post that Keith Channing has created as a prompt. I joined his prompts after the 36th. So this means I have been enjoying and participating in Keith’s prompts since August 4th, 2015. Boy, time flies when you are having fun. Congratulations Keith on a fine job. In Keith’s words. “Using this […]

  It is National Margarita Day today, and I would be remiss in allowing that kind of day to pass without providing some helpful advice. The top ten list won’t help prevent a time continuum disruption, but it might keep you out of jail. Top Ten Things Not to Do on National Margarita Day © […]

It is in the 50s, and the snow is almost gone. Today’s tour of the neighborhood will be a mixture of some sad things and some to make you smile. We will take the bus even though it is a short ride. Of course, we need to take food, but since most food stores have […]

  It is Stream of Consciousness Saturday, and I got a message attached to a snowball from Linda Hill. Here is what she said. “Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is “nerve.” Use it any way you’d like. Have fun!” If you would like to have fun, visit Linda’s blog and read how […]

  Well, Friday is here with a promise of temps above freezing. It has been a long week of rolling blackouts and threatened water shortages. I have to say, though, we made it through. A lot of folks had severe damage to their homes from broken water pipes. We are lucky to be living in […]

Sorry everyone, but this post got hung up in the snow. I have no idea why it didn’t post. Well, here it is. “Gee Lucy, What do you think?” “I think we ought to go inside.” “But we came to explore the wilderness. To go where no dog has gone before.” “I know, but it […]