Monthly Archives: May 2012

Get Your Culture Here

I invite you to “culture-up” two different ways: BackBeat City’s year-end production, Learn Love V, is being produced for the 5th year in a row (hence the “V”).  According to those in the know, “This ain’t your typical recital! This … Continue reading

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Wild Iris Near The Connecticut River

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Contemplating The Joy Of The Center Hall Colonial

~~~~~~~~~~~~~And also of poor phone camera resolution.~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

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Thank God It’s Saturday And You Lived To Read This Blog Post

Spanx should come out with a new “truss version” for vain old folks with hernias. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I figured out why I am such a good conversationalist.  It’s because I spend all my spare, waking time talking to myself. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I … Continue reading

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Getting Too Personal

In my twenties, I found it amusing to look at the personal ads in the local “hip, free” newspaper, the Hartford Advocate.  I thought it was wild that people would represent themselves with various acronyms (MWM was a married white … Continue reading

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I Miss The King

PBS ran a documentary the other night about Johnny Carson.  I hate to gush, but that guy was just amazing.  A brilliant writer, here is a selection of his quotes that especially tickle me: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ “Did you know Richard Nixon … Continue reading

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A Very Happy Mothers’ Day

This seems like a wonderful day to re-run a post I did about my mom about thirteen months ago.  Plus, since I’m a mother, too, I can re-post this with very little effort, and cash in on my day when … Continue reading

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