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Home Health Conundrum

Home Health Conundrum
July 30, 2014
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A conundrum can be defined as an intricate and difficult problem.  I know of no better word to describe what …Read the Rest

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Full Circle

Full Circle
July 29, 2014
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My life fell apart three years ago today.   I began a year long journal of my spiritual journey.  The first …Read the Rest

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Yet Another Alzheimer’s Rant

Yet Another Alzheimer’s Rant
July 28, 2014
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It should be noted that not everyone who has Alzheimer’s Disease is like my father, who is mild mannered, well …Read the Rest

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Wednesday’s Hero – My Grandfather

Wednesday’s Hero – My Grandfather
July 23, 2014
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The Forgotten 14 Samuel Gerald Dean Edward Joseph Wolbers Radamés E. Cáceres Douglas Laurent Dauphin Bert Garland Sauls Jr. Kenneth …Read the Rest

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Growing Old With Dignity

Growing Old With Dignity
July 6, 2014
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Do you know what a person with Stage 6 Alzheimer’s Disease looks like?  Maybe you don’t.  By the time a …Read the Rest

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Living With Seniors

Living With Seniors
July 5, 2014
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There is this pithy saying that getting old is not for sissies.  Well, it’s like this, taking care of those …Read the Rest

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Alzheimer’s & Habits

Alzheimer’s & Habits
July 2, 2014
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A friend once mentioned to me that his former minister had developed AD.  He said the man’s mouth was foul, …Read the Rest

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PART X-H: Christian Reconstruction, ATI, Abuse & Submission – Modesty & Lust

PART X-H: Christian Reconstruction, ATI, Abuse & Submission – Modesty & Lust
June 18, 2014
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It isn’t very often that I get to use my favorite things in a blog – the Wild West & …Read the Rest

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The Last Real Birthday?

The Last Real Birthday?
June 11, 2014
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My father is 90 today.  As I start working on the blog, it’s midnight.  Every year, until the past five …Read the Rest

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PART II: Christian Reconstruction, ATI, Abuse & Submission – Abusing the Abused

PART II:  Christian Reconstruction, ATI, Abuse & Submission – Abusing the Abused
May 31, 2014
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Once in awhile, when trolling the ultra religious Christian Reconstruction right, you come across some truly disturbing stuff.  This is …Read the Rest

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A Family WWII Story

A Family WWII Story
May 28, 2014
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All families have stories. Most have stories about World War II, if you are lucky.  My mother grew up at …Read the Rest

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Feeling Robbed

Feeling Robbed
May 24, 2014
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Friday morning, I saw a headline from The Hill.  Bob Dole is pissed about the VA.  Well, I’m pissed about …Read the Rest

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May Is Melanoma Month!

May Is Melanoma Month!
May 4, 2014
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This is the annual Pink Flamingo May is Melanoma Month post. The Pink Flamingo is an 17 year survivor of …Read the Rest

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UPDATED: Yes, There Are Rock Stars in Opera

UPDATED:  Yes, There Are Rock Stars in Opera
April 26, 2014
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“…Hvorostovsky received his first round of applause, rock-star style, for the mere fact of having walked onto the stage. ..” …Read the Rest

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St. George’s Day

St. George’s Day
April 23, 2014
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Your servant George is a sign for us of the beauty of those who slay dragons, follow the quest for …Read the Rest

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What Is Greatness?

What Is Greatness?
April 9, 2014
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Henry Aaron was the last Major League player to be part of the Negro Leagues. One of the great benefits …Read the Rest

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Do Not Resuscitate = License to Legally Kill

Do Not Resuscitate = License to Legally Kill
April 8, 2014
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DNR is short for Do Not Resuscitate.  If it is on a person’s medical directive, their chart, or on their …Read the Rest

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How the Reagans Damned Alzheimer’s Sufferers

How the Reagans Damned Alzheimer’s Sufferers
April 7, 2014
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We all picture Ronald Reagan’s family as bravely soldering through his Alzheimer’s, fighting for a cure, standing strong to make …Read the Rest

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People With Alzheimer’s Deserve to Be Treated with Dignity

People With Alzheimer’s Deserve to Be Treated with Dignity
April 6, 2014
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Saturday evening I experienced something which sickened me on a personal level, so badly, I’m dealing with a migraine.  As …Read the Rest

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Family Crises Edition

Family Crises Edition
April 5, 2014
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If you are reading this, then things are getting serious.  We took my mother to the ER around noon on …Read the Rest

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When Political Criticism Becomes a Crime

When Political Criticism Becomes a Crime
March 20, 2014
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There is nothing wrong with normal political criticism.  It’s part of the game.  Anyone knows that all is fair in …Read the Rest

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Part II: Where Neil Tyson’s Cosmos Went Wrong

Part II: Where Neil Tyson’s Cosmos Went Wrong
March 17, 2014
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It has inspired several columns about Bruno, and the way his story was told in this new edition of Cosmos. …Read the Rest

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Part I: Where Neil Tyson’s Cosmos Went Wrong

Part I: Where Neil Tyson’s Cosmos Went Wrong
March 16, 2014
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There are some classics in life that should not be remade, like Gone with the Wind, Casablanca, or Philadelphia Story.  …Read the Rest

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The Far Right’s Manly, Sexy Jesus of Nazareth

The Far Right’s Manly, Sexy Jesus of Nazareth
March 7, 2014
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Jerry Boykin’s homo-erotic musings about Jesus of Nazareth include what sort of gun he would use.  Of course, Boykin tells …Read the Rest

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Baby’s Second Got Ya Day

Baby’s Second Got Ya Day
March 2, 2014
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In a way it was quite appropriate, the way Baby came into my life.  In a way, I knew, when …Read the Rest

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Another Alzheimer’s Day

Another Alzheimer’s Day
February 19, 2014
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This morning, after my mother dressed, and went back into the kitchen, she noticed that my father was a little …Read the Rest

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I Miss My Grandparents So Much!

I Miss My Grandparents So Much!
February 14, 2014
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They were married on this day, in 1923. My grandfather was born on Feb 15, 1998. My grandmother was buried …Read the Rest

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“Suppose…Suppose”

“Suppose…Suppose”
January 13, 2014
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Wyatt S. Earp was born on March 19, 1848.  He died on this day in 1929.  His last words were …Read the Rest

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Happy Birthday to the Greatest Voice of Them All

Happy Birthday to the Greatest Voice of Them All
January 10, 2014
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I did not realize just what the opposite sex entailed until Saturday, May 6, 1978 at approximately 1:30PM Eastern Daylight …Read the Rest

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Tired Person Blog Post

Tired Person Blog Post
January 5, 2014
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This has been a long week.  Friday night, I was so tired, I couldn’t sleep.  Two days have been spent …Read the Rest

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