The Daily Times: Remarry

On a personal note, I am remarried; second marriage. Every relationship, of course, is different. But I believe that divorce is never a good thing. Some may say, “Well, what if the person is in an abusive marriage?” or the like. That’s not necessarily a defense of divorce (although I that may be a solution),Continue reading “The Daily Times: Remarry”

The Daily Times: Mondays

Oh, those dreaded Mondays! I read a book once about Mondays and dreading work. At the time, it was called “48 Hours to the Work You Love.” It’s now called “No More Dreaded Mondays” or maybe even “No More Mondays.” Ironically, it’s hard work to get to the don’t-have-to-work phase of life. And it doesn’tContinue reading “The Daily Times: Mondays”

Bark & Grill: Guilt

I wrote this gag while on a walk. I was thinking about “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” and how the thoughts of stupid mistakes/actions from our past tend to haunt us. It wasn’t a far leap from haunting to “Ghostbusters.” So I mashed the two ideas together. I have heard of people purging traumaticContinue reading “Bark & Grill: Guilt”

Bark & Grill: Snails

There’s few things the invoke a sense of sadness and mortality than inadvertently stepping on a snail. Half-way though the process – mid-crunch – the mind realizes what is happening and that there is nothing that can be done to alliviate the situation. I’ve often wondered what it would be like to be a snailContinue reading “Bark & Grill: Snails”

The Daily Times: Have to Work

Cal has a laid-back, carefree disposition. I’m sure you have met people like that. Yet, too often we mistake a disposition for a personality trait. If we dig deeper, we’ll most likely find that those who come across as laid-back and carefree have achieved that disposition – that accomplishment – through the diligent design ofContinue reading “The Daily Times: Have to Work”