Category Archives: 25 blogs

A Pleasant Surprise

TBT #1 I had a TBT post planned for this morning, but my attention was drawn away when I made a stop at Rob Firchau’s The Hammock Papers, ” during my morning reading. Described as “A Forest of Things,” Rob’s … Continue reading

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Pondering “Old”

Over the last few months, I have been on a few Zoom “Whiskey Wednesday Virtual Happy Hours” with Rick Georges.  He is a fun guy and his blog, Future Lawyer, Future Technology For The Lawyer is very interesting and has … Continue reading

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I’m Not Sure It Really Matters, But . . .

I started blogging in January of 2010.  The name of that blog was “A Simple Village Undertaker” and I ran it until September of 2017 when I put it in neutral and started this blog. (SVU still gets 20-30 views/day) … Continue reading

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Evolution

What a week. I don’t think I slept more than four hours any night during the last seven days and I added a thousand miles or so to the car. Tired, it is my excuse for being lazy and posting … Continue reading

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Matters Of The Heart

Have you ever been to a funeral and after hearing the eulogy, wonder if you were at the right service? A few years back, I was at a funeral for a man I knew and we were close enough that … Continue reading

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It Was A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood

The blogging neighborhood, that is. In an attempt to effectively deal with the isolation many of us are experiencing and to nurture old and new friendships, Steve Landry had an idea. Steve offered to host a “Virtual Happy Hour” (VHH) … Continue reading

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Flashback & Anticipation

Below is a link to an advertisement/public service announcement back from the days when things were just a bit different. (ht to bits&pieces) “If You Must Smoke While Wearing Your Influenza Mask I took a partial screenshot and highlighted two … Continue reading

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May I Have Your Attention Please?

Just yesterday, I was having an e-mail conversation with someone three time zones away about the benefits of being an active blogger. You learn and share “stuff”. This morning, I checked out one of my favorite blogs, Cultural Offering.  There, … Continue reading

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Treasonous Opinions?

In just a few days, I will be celebrating (?) ten years as a blogger. Over the next week or so, I will share posts from bloggers who helped nurture my interest and hone my skills in doing “this thing … Continue reading

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Simple

The world has more blogs than you could ever read in your lifetime, so it is important to pick good ones. My friend Kurt Harden provides a good starting point with his 25 Blogs Guaranteed To Make You Smarter.   … Continue reading

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