Monthly Archives: October 2006

Reunited and It Feels…So…

Bad.  It feels bad, alright?             As I walked through the aisles of a local mall (an old high school haunt), I heard my name being squealed out above the speaker muzak.  When I looked up, there stood across from … Continue reading

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Will The Real Anne Rice Please Stand Up?

Dear Anne, Okay.  I’ve been a fan of all your previous novels.  I have.  Your ability to capture all of the details of my life were as good as Marius’s paintings.  I’ve loved your depiction of our little collaboration on the Vampire … Continue reading

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When Too Much Is Really Too Much

There are too many numbers in the world… Account Numbers Customer Numbers Paint-by-numbers Purchase Order Numbers Serial Numbers Confirmation Numbers Phone Numbers License Plate Numbers Conference Call Numbers Invoice Numbers And too many dates… Birthdates Service Dates Period Dates Anniversary … Continue reading

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The Difference Between an Eskimo Pie & A Burrito:

Today is an unseasonably warm day in a series of unseasonably warm days.  Some years ago, some people actually said that due to the startling changes in the Earth’s atmosphere or something, we were supposedly heading towards the next Ice … Continue reading

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Lemme Tell You Just How Stupid I Am

Today I was supposed to go to work.  Sara, who’s still in high school had the Jewish Holiday off.  I prepared to go to work today by going to bed semi-early.  I thought briefly about what I was going to … Continue reading

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Copper’s Not Just An Element on The Periodic Table:

A penny for your thoughts, gov’nor?  A penny saved is a penny earned?  Anyone who’s heard these old phrases will probably think fondly of their parents.  Or, will cringe.  I hope that it’s the prior.  I hope.  Why?  Because pennies … Continue reading

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