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Why I Really Wish Could Write

Sometimes you have an event that you really want to communicate, except you don’t have that skill. …

Why I don't...

…do some stuff very often! …

Returning Home

Even though I’ve lived in a whole bunch of places since I left my home town at the early age of 17, I feel lucky that the house I grew up in is still there and I’ve returned to it practically every year since I left. Lately its been a couple times a year since my Mother is about to turn 90 and I need to help out my sister. …

When you retire, you should retire

Like many who retire, you find out that you miss work. Not everything about it, but some things. …

Politics and Lying

One of my former co-worker forwarded me something I wrote back in 2003. I can’t remember the exact situation, but it was over a special election in Alabama to amend the constitution, allowing some new means of generating revenue. I am not sure if I was for or against it, but we were barraged for weeks with ads that had outrageous lies. …

nil and Life

I guess I could put this in the Rails or Ruby category but it touches a lot of stuff – that is why it is Stuff. …