Tag Archives: North Virginia

Taking Out The Trash

For my non-American friends, I could refer to taking out the rubbish. But, let’s be honest. In the war of the English language, somehow or other, “Americans” stole the world-wide rights. Even while many Americans deploy slightly annoying English (the … Continue reading

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2012 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 6,500 views in 2012. If every person who reached the … Continue reading

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There is more to life than increasing its speed

The frenetic life continues. The whirlwind of Thanksgiving is over and rush to the Christmas festivities is on. The pretty lights go up, the prices go down, the parcels roll in, the money goes out. The special lady is still … Continue reading

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Getting Things Done – Part 2 of 2

Why don’t I blog more often than I used to? Well, there are a few reasons. One is that I’m busy Gettings Things Done. You might not think it to see my life from afar, but I do more than … Continue reading

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Getting Things Done – Part 1 of 2

1. This is a busy post with a thrilling range of topics for you to digest 2. I never fib, not even a little Only one of the above statements is wholly true. You decide which. The snippets that follow … Continue reading

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A response to “Regret”

Today I read a post by That Precarious Gait. It was broadly about regret. Everyone has decisions that worked out well and ones that did not. I commented and decided that I waffled on enough that perhaps my comment could … Continue reading

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It’s summer!

It’s been a long time since I posted anything significant. I have a number of draft posts that remain unfinished and unpublished. I’ve been very busy and not had time to write them to my satisfaction. They cover some of … Continue reading

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Do you want some time with that?

There was a time when I had some. (Note: For the images, you may need to click on them to see the details.) This is my personal calendar for a week from last year: This is my personal calendar for … Continue reading

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Do you want some fur with that?

Note: This was originally published on my ‘new’, no defunct, blog. It is, therefore, out-of-date. But I hope you enjoy it anyway… ============================= I’m dating. Yay me!! You know in the movies how you find that special someone and they’re *everything* … Continue reading

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Do you want me? No? How about you?

** I wrote most of this in December, but got distracted and didn’t finish it until now ** Dating. One word, but a big topic. It’s tied up in pleasantries and conversation, intimacy and chemistry, compatibility and subtleties. I’m not … Continue reading

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