Monthly Archives: September 2008

Ike arrived

I guess Ike heard I was asking about him because he came during the night.  I woke about 5 a.m. to hard rain beating against my windows and wind bursts slamming into the house.  According to the radio, we have … Continue reading

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What happened to Ike?

According to our weather forecasters, we were supposed to get rain (and possibly high winds) from Ike this weekend.  It was to start last evening and continue through until Monday.  So far, not a drop of rain.  It’s in the … Continue reading

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Memory Pegs

In the memory of everyone are events which serve as pegs upon which we hang our lives.  It might be the memory of your first pet or your first car, the day you went away to school or the day … Continue reading

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What do you know about harmonicas?

The local community college is sponsoring a series of seminars for senior citizens.  These are held in a large Methodist church in one of the suburbs where a branch of the college is located.  You could sign up for the … Continue reading

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The value of “to do” lists

I’m learning that “To Do” lists have a value even away from a business office.  If I make a list of things I want/need to accomplish each day, I get a great satisfaction when I cross them off.  My list keeps … Continue reading

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Hurricane thoughts

I find myself pondering about hurricanes today.  Guess that’s only appropriate since the remnants of Gustav are providing us with all-day rain.  It started last evening and is forecast to end tomorrow morning.  We’re about 700 miles from the Gulf … Continue reading

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It shouldn’t be this hard

I haven’t had a vacation this year.  I haven’t flown anywhere since spring, 2006.  So it’s no surprise that when I last got my frequent flyer miles statement, there was a notice on it that if I don’t go somewhere … Continue reading

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