Monthly Archives: February 2016

This Might be Real?

Last week, I had one of those embarrassing moments you have years after turning bits and pieces of your job responsibility over to others. I forgot how something worked. No, I didn’t forget the network password or the code to … Continue reading

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If We Were Having a Beer – Apple

“Hey guys, we have something new on tap today, Angry Orchard Crisp Apple.” “Thanks Cheryl, I’ll have a Yuengling.” “Yeah, as good as that sounds, I’ll have a glass of…” “Meomi. You guys are changeless. You might want to mix … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Red Doors?

Today’s doors are on St. James Episcopal Church in Farmington, CT. They began building this church in 1873 and they continued adding onto it until 1958. Henry Mason, a parishioner when they were holding services in a chapel over a … Continue reading

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One-Liner Wednesday – Free

“The bag is free, but there’s a $2 charge” That was the response from the Jet Blue curbside check-in guy when I asked about the fee associated with my “free” checked bag. The more annoying part of this was that … Continue reading

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Give ‘em What They Want

A friend of mine asked our waiter to wrap the leftover portion of her lunch. The waiter said “it’s pretty small.” My friend was taken aback and asked, in a little more demanding tone: “could you just wrap it to … Continue reading

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SoCS – Contraction

I’m not sure what dungeon mistress Linda G. Hill had in mind for us guys when she scribbled: “Your Friday prompt for Stream of Consciousness Saturday is: ‘contraction.’ ”  I’m not even sure what she had in mind for most … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – The Church of the Epiphany

Today’s collection of doors, belong to The Church of the Epiphany in Washington, D.C. I took these photos when I was on a business trip in DC last June. I liked this church because of the little public garden they … Continue reading

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