Shaken, Not Stirred
- Califon, New Jersey, United States
- January 06
- "“When I have one martini, I feel bigger, wiser, taller. When I have a second, I feel superlative. When I have more, there's no holding me.”
- William Faulkner
"I grow old...I grow old. I shall wear the bottoms of my trousers rolled."
MY RECENT POSTS
- Signs You May Be Too Old For
September 02, 2014 09:26AM
- OC Challenge: My Space
August 28, 2014 09:45AM
- Hippy Gothic
August 23, 2014 02:39PM
- The Skin Game
August 09, 2014 02:50PM
- Just Between OS: The Solution
July 28, 2014 09:11AM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
- “Practicality and good
sense are the ways to
sometimes you have to
- “That is so cool. We
always get a bull frog in our
in the front yard.
- “As a napping enthusiast,
this sings to me. Think I'll
it as I nod off.
- “As a poet/songwriter I
think Simon is right up there
Dylan and Cohen (I
- “Don't know Gillian, but
will check her out on utube.
beautiful post re some
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This is my late response to the OC challenge to show one’s work place.
I think I am the perhaps the only guy to respond so far because, let’s face it, most males have messy… Read full post »
Here's a new wood carving. I thought it was a good time to remember the hippies who thought they could change the world through peace and love.
" Time it was and what a time it was, it was
time of innocence, a time of confidences
Long ago, it must be, I… Read full post »
From your comments on my Friday puzzle post, I have a feeling the crossword challenge proved more challenging than I intended. I have posted the solution below.
Please let me know if you were successful in solving it.
Time to let go of your fellow OSer's throat and pick-up a pencil and have some fun....and nothing spells fun to me like a crossword puzzle.
I am the guy who when the nurse comes to fetch him in the waiting room, tells her the doctor will have to wait… Read full post »
Even though I just posted yesterday, I just had to join in the fun of Marilyn Sand's open call. Don't worry, daily posting is not the start of a trend for me.
10. Hey, there's a new home page on OS!
9. Sure, I'd be glad to show you how… Read full post »
This is an exchange I had with Adooling this morning re the fact that the OS home page had gone missing. Start reading from the bottom. She seems to be a real person although I am sure some of you will disagree. Note the time line on all/
It's a beautiful day here in Califon, a fine time for a brisk walk along the South Branch of the Raritan River. I leave my house, walk down Main Street, and turn left at the bridge onto River Road.
This is one of the last remaining Pratt Through Truss Bridges in… Read full post »
(For those of you who may find the following offensive, I have two disclaimers: I am not responsible for anything I write while I am drinking; it is useless and insensitive to yell at me because I have chronic ear wax syndrome. It's a condition, all right, so back off.)
Cheers!… Read full post »
(The Titanic sank on this date in 1912. This is a repost, with a tweak or two, of a piece I did in 2012 to commemorate that event. Not much has changed in the interim as to the fate of the ship or our educational system)
A recent survey shows that… Read full post »
I came across this scene on one of my rambles in the vicinity of my home. I think it pretty well sums up how I usually feel after the last relative has gone on home after Christmas and the last family get-together has ended.
It got me thinking that it would… Read full post »
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