Venting – Seems the Safest Option


Was thrilled to find that after a doctor’s appointment some unconscionable disgrace for a human being had side-swiped our car damaging the front panel on the driver’s side.  The only indication of the accident other than the god forsaken crushed panel is yellow striations of paint [look a clue] but no note, no hovering nervous driver…

Happy Birthday MJ


  Happy Birthday MJ My Sister, small red-haired and fierce If cross that gimlet stare will pierce The heart of any sentient being Will halt, confess and come clean. Her vibrant smile can cheer a room Her laugh will rival your favorite tune A Heart so huge in that small frame A spirit worthy of Aussie Fame…

Surly Sunday


  I have no thoughts I wish to write No fist to shake, no enemy to smite This lack of verve this sad malaise Is all I have this Sunday Grumpy won’t let me take his name You can see from whence his moniker came So Surly is now my name of choice Since it’s…