Category Archives: Semi-Serious

The way of The Reading Girl

“I have seventy two books loaded on this thing, and I still get anxious when I go to appointments.” – The Reading Girl “It’s OK. Once you’ve run out of books, they’re bound to have a bulletin board cluttered with … Continue reading

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The way of “H”

“Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory.” – George S. Patton There were two blogging challenges last year, The April A-Z Challenge, and the Blog You Lazy Bastard (the real name was slightly different, but … Continue reading

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The way of Hallmark

“Holidays are all different depending on the company and time of your life.” – Dominic Monaghan We all know there are some funky “holidays” out there designed to boost slumping sales in “comfort”, validation, and reassurance items. They are collectively … Continue reading

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The way of the Soviet Military… and Blogging

“Quality means doing it right when no one is looking.” – Henry Ford I am not exactly a perfectionist, no duh! I’m more like a “pretty-damned-goodist”. Long ago I developed the term, “Fix it ’til it’s worthless.” “What the hell … Continue reading

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The way of Entitlements

“The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found.” – Calvin Trillin YoLoBloMo #20 Wanted to serve up this leftover before it goes … Continue reading

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The way of Like a Boss

… or, Finish your work while you still have a client! YoLoBloMo #14 “The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom and benefit.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson If you’ve heard this one before, … Continue reading

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The way of Being Challenged

YoLoBloMo Lucky #13 “Playing sick. That is so hard to do. It has to be a total mental challenge, as well as the physical challenge.” – Michael Jordan The word “challenge” by itself won’t raise many eyebrows these days, but … Continue reading

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