Monthly Archives: December 2016

2016 – The Year of the Tight Sphincter

This wasn’t the best year. Too many deaths of famous people I loved and admired, health concerns on the home front, a dismal financial year, that fucking election, and my own failings at a number of things. It’s definitely one … Continue reading

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Digging Out, Part II

Our neighbor to the east showed up last night in a Bobcat with a blower attachment. He managed to get his driveway and then ours cleaned out. But damn that was a lot of snow. I gave him my last … Continue reading

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Holiday Whites and Blues

Let’s just say it was one helluva weekend. All week the weather prognosticators have been predicting a blizzard of biblical proportions. Usually what we get is either a milder storm or it passes us by. So we thought maybe it … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays

I say that because Orange World Leader Pretend says we should say Merry Christmas and I will always do my best to defy that tangerine tyrant. Rant over. Won’t you join me in bathing in the warm nostalgia of this … Continue reading

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It’s All Cold Down at the Beach

You didn’t think I’d forget Bruce, did you?

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Yuletide Brings Us All Together

Another holiday favorite.¬†We play the King’s Singers Christmas albums quite a bit. I like the tricky twisty arrangements and my wife just loves the pure perfect vocal bliss. Best enjoyed with a mulled wine or winter ale. Or two. Or … Continue reading

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Another Christmas Song

It’s hard to do blog posts with a demanding project and cats/dogs/wife demanding various attentions and ministrations. As a penance I offer you this lovely Christmas tune  

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