My Life As An Elf
In my youth I had some interesting jobs over the holiday breaks. My mother ran a temporary services agency that provided not only labor, secretaries, and such, but also had some seasonal gigs. Th...
The apple doesn't fall far from the tree.
Autumn is coming.
The Worst Date I Ever Had
When I was in college, which was a protracted period of time during which I refused to take my last required math credit in order to remain an undergraduate (and have lower tuition rates), I worked...
This may be the greatest movie quote of all time.
You Are What You Eat
Strangers in Some Strange Lands
Shades of Grey
Life on the Farm
Here we go again.
You can't unfriend a trainwreck.
An Acquired Taste
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
The Secret Life of Mary Worth, Part XI
Flattery will get you nowhere.
Sleep Like A Baby?
Office Romance Is Not For the Faint of Heart
If you've read my recent post "Company Policy: A Story of Working in a Call Center", then you know that call centers can be a wild place to work. Well, my stories of inappropriate behavior and bad ...
Company Policy: A Story of Working in a Call Center
Working at a call center is an experience you will never forget. You talk to every cross-section of humanity at their best and at their worst - and that's just the employees! One call center I work...
The Secret Life of Mary Worth, Part X
The Secret Life of Mary Worth, Part IX
Birds of a Feather
Love Your Enemies
There are no words.
Check the Dosage
Make It Rain!
Sound the Alarm!
Kid on a Milk Carton
Words of Wisdom
Living Life on the Edge
On The Couch
Better Living Through Chemistry
Wired: The Dawn of Cable TV
When we were kids, ours was the last house of any of my friends or neighbors to get cable TV. The way my parents saw it, as long as we could still use rabbit ears to get PBS to watch the Boston Pop...
Sticky Social Situations
Warehouse Woes: A Tale of Shopping at a Mega-Store
Do you ever shop at one of those warehouse stores? If so, maybe you've had some of these same experiences. Today I went to "Sam's Club". (Yes, I know this clashes with my deep hatred of Wal-Mart, b...
What's for dinner?
Racism is the Pits
Stray dog found starved and maggot ridden is saved and nursed...
I got over it.
The Secret Life of Mary Worth, Part VIII
The Secret Life of Mary Worth, Part VII
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The Secret Life of Mary Worth, Part VI
Laughter is the Best Medicine
This is Why You Shouldn't Tap on Museum Displays
Dog surprises officer after being freed from a fence (VIDEO)...
Throwing in the Towel
Finding Your Passion
"Based on a True Story." All the best spooky tales are.
I realize that there is a possibility that my sanity could be called into question because of this post - if it isn't already. But I was thinking about an episode from my childhood today and felt a...