All That Cool Jazz

If Music is a Place — Then Jazz is the City, Folk is the Wilderness, Rock is the Road, Classical is a Temple. Vera Nazarian Yes. “All That Cool Jazz” It Is!

As We Were Going To St Ives

As we were going to St Ives we didn’t meet any man with seven wives! But we did meet seven ducks on a ledge and seven ducks in the water. The ducks on the ledge were your typical “ducks in a row.” The ducks in the water? Well, I really don’t know. ************ Yes! There…

The Mad Hatter and The Blue Night! What a Fright!

Countdown to Halloween! A scene for Halloween, October 31: Grandsons: Diangelo and Sebastian Barrera. Trick for Treat or is it just an oh so Cute and/or Sweet Sight! Yes! Have a really neat ‘Trick or Treat‘ with thanks from the boys!

Neo-Arrogant Man and His Way!

Even Neanderthal Man whined and dined to his dismay! But I fear he just slowly faded away as wiseass Home Sapiens had their Arrogant Way! We’re all Just Lizards at Heart With a lower Reptile Brain! So, don’t forget to vote on this Election Day! Keep them Lower-Brain Lizards At Bay!

Grow Where You Are Planted

Julie Barbera post reblog: In thinking about a leaf, it doesn’t grow overnight. And the tree from which it originates goes through many stages of growth. The same tree that … Read full article in post below: Grow Where You Are Planted Excerpt from Cracked Mirror, Clear Reflection: Shatter an Illusion of Perfection by Julie…

HELL! When I Was YOUR AGE!

I HAD TO WALK barefoot to school every day … Up hill both ways! Usually in a blizzard windstorm Even drivin’ rain or snow! No raincoat umbrella no cloths MOST DAYS! Summer Fall Winter Spring The same barefoot way! ‘Cause that …… I lost most my toes half my nose can’t sneeze bend my knees…

Chuck Dimwin’s Theory of Devolution!

The ‘Descent of Mann’ song by Herbie Mann, American flautist and Evangelical Atheist. Survival of the fattest! (That’s where we got the word Scales!) Survival of the dumbest: the ultimate qualification for any politician, especially a President. We descended from fishes with an unusually long attention span. And that’s the long and short of it!…

Behold: Meek to Bold

Reblog of post by TJBanski: Another late night poem by yours truly Meek to Bold Meek and mild she had no idea what awaited her This new chapter in her life a blank canvas What she knew before She learned from What was yet to be learned Still needed to be uncovered Yet her voice…

Butterflies Going “Absolutely First Class” Postal

Rain does fall from the clouds The sun does eventually light up the sky And butterflies do, indeed, go absolutely first class postal When red wine is accidentally spilled on their habitat vine! Butterflies can not live on nectar alone.” Metamorphoses 24:864 From The Lost Book of Moths (Sermon on the Vine) *** 🦋 ***…

Oy ‘Eek’ Vey on Election Day!

Please … Don’t forget to vote. Squeal like a Church Mouse… In person …… -or- Remote! Vote E-Cup-I-Can or is that E-Cup-a-Cratic? Yes! What a sight… What a fright… even a Church Mouse would be ah squealing! -or- May we, forever, rest in disorder! So… Practice Politics as Unusual!

Just Products of Our Time!

Today … we are what we thought and did In the past. Tomorrow …… we will be what we think and do today. We are basically just products of our time, as are our experiences. Change the time, our experiences would be different. We would not be … What We Are Today! Yes! Would we…