Let My Christmas Go…

Funny…well…not really…but…it never ceases to amaze me…how things sneak up on me…like Christmas…it’s not like I haven’t had a year to get ready…it’s not like stores and commercials haven’t been reminding me for weeks if not months…it’s just that…it seemed like a long...

One Man’s Difficult…

Someone…recently described me as…difficult…my first response was…to think of all the ways that my…difficultness…had been warranted…of all the ways…that I was…right…and they were…wrong…to perpetuate myself…as the victim…of unjust criticism… Of course…Bertha…only let me...

Feeling Froggy…

Even before I knew that she existed…Bertha…had me collecting frogs…especially unusual ones…in fact…I have three on my desk as I type…I even…played…with them as a child…until…I got warts…and…Mama made me stop…or…maybe it was having the warts removed that made me...