Advanced Education

Yes, dear friends, I have at long last been awarded my PHD ************************** It’s been a long hard pull and the work was, more often than not, just exhausting.  It all started with observations, samplings, composition, engineering, planning, and finally, but not least, the work.  The certificate was the culmination of years of work in… Read More Advanced Education


When all is not quite as it seems And problems come in unnumbered reams Hands full of broken and shattered dreams I leave it behind at the end of the day And as the evening begins to tire I dream of all my heart’s desires And I find myself here by the fire Relaxin’ Good… Read More Relaxin’

January 17… Good Night Everybody

**************************** **************************** The inkwell has run dry right now And I’m doin’ other things. Hammer, nails, stain and brush Also make my heart sing So now I’ll take a little break Whilst I finish up these chores And wander to some other place Until I think of more… Things to write. ******************** ******************** May your… Read More January 17… Good Night Everybody

~More Footprints…~

******************************************************************** ******************************************************************* He rolled sleepily out of bed and trudged down the hallway to turn up the heat on the thermostat.  It was cold in the house.  It always was this time of morning, this time of year.  He turned the heat down every night, thinking to save on his utility bill.  Crawling lazily back into… Read More ~More Footprints…~

Smile !

Life’s getting too serious around here so I thought I’d lighten it up a bit.  ************************************************************* ********************************************************** Two elderly gentlemen from a retirement center were sitting on a bench under a tree when one turns to the other and says: ‘Slim, I’m 83 years old now and I’m just full of aches and pains. I… Read More Smile !