Chico · Chili · doglets · humor · puppy · Wire-hair Dachshund

A new boy in my life

A new boy is in my life. To be clear, no old boy is being replaced, in case you were wondering. This youngster is challenging my tranquility and consumes way, way, way more time than I had anticipated. Babies demand constant oversight, and at 76 my attention span is not what it once was, to… Continue reading A new boy in my life

humor · Marriages

How Many Marriages…?

How many marriages are too many? I didn’t know the answer, but I reckoned three was a bit much. As I drove the 85 miles to meet the cowboy in my life, I was frantic to find a way to reveal I had been married more times than he had children. This pronouncement would end… Continue reading How Many Marriages…?

Australia · humor · traveling

Let Things Happen

“I wish I could do that,” I said, wistfully. “All you have to do is do it,” she instructed. “What?” I asked. “All you have to do is do it,” she repeated. “It’s not that simple,” I explained. “I’m sort of important, and I can’t just walk away.” “All you have to do is do… Continue reading Let Things Happen