As always happens in a college town around the middle of May the beginning of tank top season arrives. The sweet young things seem to come out of the woodwork wearing short shorts, tank tops, and 4-inch sandles. Continue reading
Today I emerged from the shadows of boredom into sunlight so bright it burned my eyes. Out of the blue a new attitude had sneaked in during the night. What is this? Did the good fairy visit while I slept and sprinkle me with magic dust? Continue reading
Since I have declared this my day off I don’t want to cook so I looked inside my freezer and discovered dinner can be ready in 13 minutes with no effort on my part. Well a minimum. Continue reading
Today I lost the streak of Luck which has orbited my life like a second moon for the last 10 years. (She had just finished doing my taxes, photo above. Bless her soul.)
My Lucky Dawg – who showed up on a cold winter night in 2007 – left us today, but she created hundreds of good memories and a warm feeling that will remain with me forever. I think Teddy, Cajun and Tubby (my other meaningful departed furry friends were waiting to welcome her at the end of the “Rainbow Bridge” as she crossed over. Her human mother (me) could be heard in the background begging for her to come back. Continue reading
The headline should have read “From great to greater”. Every time I think about the Mississippi State women’s basketball performance at the final four last night, I start to cry. I cried right along with Morgan William last night when she was grabbed by Coach Schaefer.