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    OK I just read this and remembered I had...

    OK I just read this and remembered I had difficulty with the format. A key sentence was left out.

    When we first saw Balboa Park, one of the distinctive features were the red Spanish tile roofs...
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    A Matter of Perspective

    A Matter of Perspective

    I feel awkward even talking about this. If you suggest to someone you’ve been on the Goodyear blimp, they narrow their eyes. Their skepticism slaps you in the face, and you...
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    Notorious

    Notorious


    The Grand Wailea Resort is formidable, impressive, with high roofs, scenic vistas, and island-themed designs laid out on smooth terrazzo floors. An environment all gild and flash....
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    I love this. Flirting, what about flirting? ...

    I love this. Flirting, what about flirting? ''eyes meeting across a room; the chemistry of instinct at first visual impressions, the fear of rejection, the hope of acceptance were all on hold."
    ...
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    Holland Over and Under

    Holland Over and Under


    None of the prisoners seemed evil. Many made rash and ill-informed decisions. Some younger ones stumbled into The System on trails cut by their families generations ago,...
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    Pulled Over

    Cancelled by author
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    Pulled Over

    Pulled Over Part Two



    "Oh, O.K." he says, just as a young officer's head appears at my open window.

    “Can I see your license?”

    “Sure, Officer…” I give his name tag a look, “Callahan.”
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    Dude Dreams of a Grand Gesture

    Dude Dreams of a Grand Gesture

    Dude didn't fight fires all the time. In the night the men slept. Here's where the inmates took their true recreation. In their dreams they made their escapes on a...
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    Offering an Oldie but Goodie. That's all I can...

    Offering an Oldie but Goodie. That's all I can say.
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    It's short, contemporary, realistic, good. ...

    It's short, contemporary, realistic, good. Welcome to Litnet.
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    Many of the kids I had in this class have...

    Many of the kids I had in this class have full-time support in the home. Some have physical challenges to working online, but they are used to challenges. They'll get by with a little help from their...
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    Stay safe in the meantime. Days are never more...

    Stay safe in the meantime. Days are never more precious than these, no matter how hard they are.
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    This is top-drawer. "Nothing but what Nature...

    This is top-drawer. "Nothing but what Nature gives her wild children originally of the desert: ferocity and appetite; strength grounded on hunger." One hell of a line. And chapter 11, just love...
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    This is top-drawer. "Nothing but what Nature...

    This is top-drawer. "Nothing but what Nature gives her wild children originally of the desert: ferocity and appetite; strength grounded on hunger." One hell of a line.
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    "Add on the virus pandemic, economic collapse and...

    "Add on the virus pandemic, economic collapse and political chaos and one could understand the closed banks and the vandalised ATM machines he passed; the reports of starvation in Tripoli and the...
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    Update: The Mohs nose is all healed up and I...

    Update:

    The Mohs nose is all healed up and I got the "rugged" look I bargained for. No one even asks about it. Then again, how can they see it? The mask blocks your nose.

    On the Covid front:...
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    Near the end of one semester a Special Education...

    Near the end of one semester a Special Education teacher at a nearby high school bailed out. I got to be a long-term visiting teacher for a couple of months. You can see why of all students out of...
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    Thanks to both of you guys. I sense there's an...

    Thanks to both of you guys. I sense there's an underlying message here too. The author subconsciously want women to throw themselves at him. it's a sort of a death-wish as his significant other...
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    Magnificent Millie

    Magnificent Millie

    Millicent was a literary groupie and her plan was simple. “I’ll screw F. Scott Fitzgerald and end up a character in one of his books.”
    Here’s how she planned to do it.

    First...
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    A Special Memory

    A Special Memory


    You take an assignment for moderate to severe special Ed. You’re hesitant and have some sort of unexplainable fear of the kids. You have reservations. You imagine what might...
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    Grandmaster

    Grandmaster


    A knock came from the door, it was Grandmaster.

    “Mister Neb, I must speak with you, and Molly is needed downstairs right away.”

    “We’ll finish this later,” said Neb, ushered her...
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    Looks like Lincoln did it 1st. Others followed,...

    Looks like Lincoln did it 1st. Others followed, but not all the time. https://www.whitehousehistory.org/pardoning-the-thanksgiving-turkey

    We're having left-overs today. When I think about it, it...
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    OK, It's Thanksgiving again. It's the year of...

    OK, It's Thanksgiving again. It's the year of Covid and I'm still alive, only like many of you, holed up like an outlaw, hiding out from the Virus from Hell. I've had many a Thanksgiving since then...
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    Loved this last bit. "Every time I hear a...

    Loved this last bit.

    "Every time I hear a certain — er— “world leader” speak, I recall a line from the great James Thurber:

    “You ever notice that people say everything twice? They say...
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    Showering with the Chimps

    Showering with the Chimps


    Sleeping with the fishes is bad enough, but true horror is experienced when you’re
    Showering with the Chimps ---- Francis Ford Coppola

    I never planned to shower...
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