"Resolution Time is Here Again! Don't Waste It!"

It’s hard to believe that 2015 is nearly over. Talk about a year blowing by! Even being retired didn’t slow it down any! So with just a couple of days remaining until 2016 we have just enough time to get our New Year’s resolutions in order. I’ve already got mine. I’ve been giving it a …

The Ghost of Christmas Past: The Lonely Christmas Tree repost

Yesterday afternoon while sitting at home I had a very strange experience. I was visited by the ghost of Christmas past. A few years ago I had a similar experience while watching the family unwrap gifts, but this time I was all alone, and except for one small segment, that experience had been nostalgic and …

"Happy Anniversary! "A Day in the Life – still crazy after 5 years!" / Parking Lot Etiquette

This past Sunday  marked the fifth anniversary of my “A Day in the Life” website. when I began posting back on December 6th 2010 I had no idea I’d still be at it five years later. But it’s been both fun and interesting. Oh I’ve stepped on a few toes now and again but believe me …

Remembering Lennon: My Favorite John Lennon Story

Senseless killing in the street Yoko screamin’, her husband at her feet. Killer was a fan who lost his head (yeah, yeah, yeah) gunned down his hero – stood in the rain and read. Johnny was a victim…    JS  12/82 Today, December 8,  marks the 35th anniversary of the tragic death of Beatle John …