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A Farmer Looks at 60

July 5, 2020


Humorous references are a lot less amusing if you have to explain them.  I originally conceived this post around the time of my 59th.  I thought the reference to “A Pirate Looks at 40” by Jimmy Buffett was pretty obvious.  I figured every boomer on the planet knew that song.  I asked a couple of […]

Rose Tint

August 8, 2017


Rose tints my world and keeps me safe from the trouble and pain.[1]  Columbia Something’s lost and something’s gained in living every day.  Joni Mitchell I played in a number of bands.  In the longest running of those bands, I was the third best lead vocalist.  I sang about 60% of the lead vocals.  The […]

Living With the Consequences

March 27, 2015


“Being an adult is not about making sensible decisions, it is about living with the consequences.”  Elisabeth Wood “We are trying so hard to live in a consequence free world.”  Curtis Eklund “’Cause growing up is awfuller than all the awful things that ever were, I’ll never grow up, never grow up, never grow up, […]

Murphy and Me

January 15, 2015


“From checking on a shoelace to falling in love, you keep things under control.”  Del Amitri (Life is Full) I still subscribe to a newspaper.  I mean an actual newspaper that gets delivered to the house every morning.  My main reasons for continuing this practice are 1) I like to read my comics and my […]