Foolish Monkey

Foolish Monkey
MAGIC TOWN where the old never die, Connecticut,
January 31
*************************** "I find that I am so excited I can barely sit still or hold a thought in my head. I think it's the excitement only a free man can feel, a free man at the start of a long journey whose conclusion is uncertain" -Red in The Shawshank Redemption by Stephen King *************************** WARNING: I like to noodle. can't resist. and once is never enough either. ***************************

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AUGUST 29, 2014 3:01PM

kerry! did you get there? I tried to refavorite squirrel and there you be! you're a squirrel?   I had no idea.

look...enough of this mysterious mystery.

how about you give us a new front page, won't you dear old kerry, you old codger.

take a tiny minute or two,… Read full post »

this started with my deep purple post and the two songs and then Tom C and I started shmoozing about music we loved and concerts we've been to and musicians we've seen live and some people thought it might be a good thread but I don't want to cheat and copy… Read full post »
The weather was hot, but this was hotter than hell.  And then there was the abominably stinking trashcan to consider!  
She couldn't actually smell it but what she could see was nearly unbearable, far more than any civilized human should be expected to tolerate in near proximity. &nb… Read full post »
AUGUST 20, 2014 12:20PM

still a day late, a generation short

.......I was listening to the radio and Billie Holiday singing "Strange Fruit" began playing.   And I noticed something in this particular rendition - her voice sounded older, more pained.   And she was growling.  


Where is the line

When past is then?

In this many days and… Read full post »

AUGUST 12, 2014 11:13AM

surviving suicide

A man I loved so madly I can barely think about how much or about all the years we spent together, a man who was abusive, manic, brilliant, all encompassing and obsessive killed himself about twenty years ago.  Living with him, I watched him sink deeper into depression and alienation, while… Read full post »

monkeytown enterprises (c)

Monkeytown Enterprises official galley has it's very own recharging station!  We open at 4AM.  Welcome! Come pour yourself a cup! 

A - FABULOUS FROTHER by IKEA!!  this is the CEOs favorite appliance to date, second only to

B - the fantastic burr coffee maker that makes the… Read full post »

ok. the bird asks, the bird gets.  monkey workplace.

(where the merchandising magic happens)  

 stupid computer 3 

the executive offices in front

note even the CEO keeps it casual at monkey enterprises.

A - serious computer with mega ram and so many files - many in duplicate, triplicate and… Read full post »

I see this regularly now, foul disgusting and untrue insults and hate.  I don't buy the comments from people who should know better because none of this is about anybody's "dust ups".

Dust ups are differences of opinion, dust ups can be long standing feuds but never before on this site… Read full post »

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This is the Story of Miss Poppy Puppy, OCD Dog Extraordinaire, Non-Boxer & Canine Virgin Glamor Girlie in Pictures 

Poppy for OS by date (1) 

This is the Petfinder picture that stole my heart from the first.   She was a plump puppy found via their search engine.  I was looking forRead full post »

AUGUST 1, 2014 7:36AM

too quiet morning

Even the birds aren't chirping.  So what's with that?  End of the world movie sound track or maybe there are predators flying around.  We have packs of them - solitary prey birds now fly in packs.  And sadly little happy birds who merrily chirp don't stand a chance.  Still we… Read full post »

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JULY 30, 2014 8:53AM

all quiet

I have gathered up the dirty laundry to wash, covers of beds, towels, washcloths, assorted items that were out start getting put away.  all those long runners and small rugs have been folded to go back downstairs. 

my heart feels old today.

I see my reflection in my laptop screen.… Read full post »

JULY 29, 2014 6:30AM

Saying goodbye to Pops

Bad night last night.
Her front end is weakening.  Rear end is shot.  She was not drinking water but she was so thirsty when I gave her ice.  This morning I think the meds helped and she was able to get up when I forced her to, to go to the… Read full post »

I dunno.

that knee.

.....and then there's the possibility which I hadn't considered that she may have had a stroke.  The limping could be arthritis but there's much more at play. 


There's not one indicator in all those tests that there's anything brewing inside.  Sure… Read full post »

She responded politely but emphatically that she was unable join the lesbian ladies group on her cellblock, however fun and attractive her cellmate tried to color the invitation.  And even after shading her propositions with vague prison-y threats, Mrs H resisted.

Mrs H's lovestruck cellmatRead full post »




being all moviestar glamour-girlie and sultry and shit

I owe you guys a report.  It is getting dull but there's always the mystery of whats going on inside to ponder and obsess on.   I refuse to obsess too much on the condition of… Read full post »

JULY 25, 2014 1:38PM

Chapter 4: Mrs H in the Big House


Mrs H closes her eyes, and sighs, her prison issue towel tight around her shoulders.  She opens them again to look down and around at her cell and then at the outrageously orangey orange jumpsuit she is wearing.   Sheesh!  How did this happen?  But it did

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“I need companionship Agnes.  My lovelife stinks.”

“Don't you have a dog?”, replied Agnes crunching on Fritos.

“He went to look for Mr. H..he's gone".

“I hope this isn’t getting to be a habit with you."

Mrs H had considered it - that she seemed to be

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The timer goes off alerting Mrs H, who rises pulling her ample buttocks off the most comfortable couch in the world in order to remove the Pillsbury Orange Cinnamon Buns from the oven.  Today she was having a special treat for lunch, having already baked and consumed P

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Mrs H was driving along, minding her own BI business when her whole world and all within came tumbling down upon her like a ton of crap.  She had been feeling okay, or so she thought, but then the windshield starting going all wishy washy and her face became hot.  And

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JULY 24, 2014 10:56AM

The final chapter of Mrs H is coming

I'm going to edit and repost my Mrs H stories.  They definitely need a little bit of editing.  Not content but grammar punctuation, etc.  I might not screw that up!  hey hey.

Because I finished the final chapter this morning.

You see, while home taking care of the Pops I kept… Read full post »

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these are right after our walk this morning (Thursday)...she was a little pooped but less pooped than yesterday, etc.  


please - can we do this later? 


mother! ??? 


oh.....for goodness sake....

(I"m ashamed of you, mother - yoRead full post »

boney maroney 1
Madam Boney Maroney asked to go outside to lay in the sun, took her ten seconds of sun then asked to come back inside.  
I get to play Sancho the Door Girl.  Her powerful mojo is returning.  Please note those ultraultra slim hips and girlish thighs.  She's normallyRead full post »
JULY 20, 2014 10:52AM

The Hesperus on a Sunday morning



When someone we love is ill, the home reflects the chaos and emotional craziness of sickbed high dramas - like wet washcloths strewn in sinks that have wiped away sudden messes or cooled the brow.  And here and there you will see piles of c… Read full post »

I can't say at this point - it's 50/50 because of her age.

What I'm observing (for what it's worth):

yesterday on a scale from 1 - 10 she was about a 2 - 3.  

ambulatory but only just.  she had a fever of 103.8.  wasn't eating. lots of drinking… Read full post »

Got an experienced vet who got down on the floor with her.  Looked over her tests, which btw, that shithole vet practice did NOT send...had to tell him the results of the ones they reported to me and thankfully I brought every piece of paperwork I had gotten from them with… Read full post »