I have been reading a book lately about the problems inherent with the way people communicate with one another. The author describes how, in many conversations, there are often two meanings to what has been said. The message in the meaning of the actual words and the sentences. This is how men communicate. Yes or … Continue reading Metamessages
When I remarried I knew I was not only was getting Brunhilda to live with me, but also her three children. I had two of my own, so that made a total of Seven. I had visions of the Brady Bunch with everyone getting along, and when we had a little squabble like all kids … Continue reading I Should Have Gotten Myself a Smaller Place.
I have introduced you to two young ladies who spent their teen years in my home as stepchildren. As a refresher for those of you who have followed my previous post about them and for those of you who are just “tuning in” right now, I will tell you that these two were spoiled beyond … Continue reading Sleep Denied!
Illustration of a Father Scolding His Son I was going through some old pictures with the hope of getting rid of some of stuff in an effort to be a more minimalist. So far my efforts have been in vain. I found an old picture of my dad. It was a picture of how I … Continue reading Dad’s Wisdom
Businessman or manager grabbed his head in despair. Man sitting at table in office, around mess. Failure or problem concept. Simplistic realistic comic art style I was paying bills the other day and as I was tossing all the old envelopes and extra paper in a pile to be thrown away later, I noticed what … Continue reading Two Way Trash
This is an evaluation image and is Copyright Chud Tsankov. Do not publish without acquiring a license. Image number: 0521-1002-2713-3553. http://www.acclaimimages.com/_gallery/_pages/0521-1002-2713-3553.html If you remember in one of my earlier posts, entitled “redecorating the house,” I was wondering whether I would live through a remodeling project without losing the small grains of sanity I have left. … Continue reading Men’s Furniture
wife threw the griddle at her husband. family scandal. Pop art retro vector illustration vintage kitsch 50s 60s I had my “Main Squeeze” visit me on Sunday. She drove two hours to spend a few hours with me. I thought that was really nice. But...you all know how it is against my nature to deal … Continue reading Kitchen Squeeze