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Barking Dogs

“We age as the rest of the world watches but somehow we’re the last to know” – Death Without Company by Craig Johnson This morning a dog barked. It woke me up. I had not heard that sound in over … Continue reading

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The Sound of Silence

“If you’re going to be crazy, you have to get paid for it or else you’re going to be locked up” – Hunter S. Thompson We left our gate and the oil patch two weeks ago and temporarily reside in … Continue reading

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The End

“Good judgment comes from experience and experience comes from bad judgment” – The Night Shift by Brian Goldman This coming Monday (7/17) we will finally end a marathon work effort. 13 months without a break. A day off. An hour … Continue reading

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Show Biz

“You seem shocked that it’s a nasty world out there” – Julep Street by Craig Lancaster So…………………1:30 am. In bed. Asleep. Enjoying a well-earned nights rest. Not bothering a soul. At peace with the world. SUDDENLY!   ALARMINGLY!   FRIGHTENLY! My wife … Continue reading

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Killer Bees

“Both my ex’s only closed their eyes during sex cause they hated to see me have a good time” – The Secrets of Harry Bright by Joseph Wambaugh In the old “You won’t believe this department”, I had this conversation … Continue reading

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Heat Index

This time of the year people start to ruminate about WEATHER. HOT WEATHER. TEXAS SUMMER. For me, I love everything about Texas except JULY & AUGUST. In a matter of weeks hell envelops us and air conditioners become our life … Continue reading

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Who’s On First?

“Laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes it” – Franklin by Thomas Fleming Morning Marc. Morning. Just calling to make sure you’re still on this side of the dirt. How thoughtful. I’m expecting a delivery over here but I … Continue reading

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It Just Is

“Life has no meaning, it just is” – Morgan Freeman on Through the Wormhole I believe Morgan has a point. And it is not in conflict with the beliefs of Christianity. In fact, his point negates many considered contradictions of … Continue reading

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You

“Are we all equally sick? Is the difference only who lets the monster loose and who doesn’t?” – Police by Jo Nesbo I wonder. If I wasn’t me, would I like me? Why is it that as we grow older … Continue reading

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Too Long.

“I’m either going to jump out of my skin or vibrate to pieces” – Once was lost by Mathew Iden All of my working life I’ve been a dedicated, hardworking employee. Loyal to the company. Did more than was required. … Continue reading

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