I May Now Date Movie Stars

I found out today that someone paid seven thousand dollars for a date with Scarlett Johansson. BUT he didn't show up for the date. There was an auction for charity, and he won. But the man who won was married and he would have to fly to the opposite coast for the date, so he didn't go. ...more
My wife and I enjoy teasing each other. We have been together almost 29 years and "somehow" ... more

Snow Forts and Blogging

Since the first seasonal snowfall my children have developed a one track mind to build the perfect snow fort. They come home from school with anticipation of building a snow fort that has seats, a bowling alley, and somewhere to fit a big screen TV. It is when they are in the planning stages it makes me think how this snow fort is similar to the many stages of blogging. They both take time, thought, and creativity. It is the creation of a vision that sometimes crumbles and other times takes on a life form of its own. ...more
Writing is like a snowstorm.  Some storms are so non-stormy of gently laid down layers, flakes ... more

Snow Forts and Blogging

Since the first seasonal snowfall my children have developed a one track mind to build the perfect snow fort. They come home from school with anticipation of building a snow fort that has seats, a bowling alley, and somewhere to fit a big screen TV. It is when they are in the planning stages it makes me think how this snow fort is similar to the many stages of blogging. They both take time, thought, and creativity. It is the creation of a vision that sometimes crumbles and other times takes on a life form of its own. ...more
Writing is like a snowstorm.  Some storms are so non-stormy of gently laid down layers, flakes ... more

I Have Proof: Escaped Gorillas of Dallas Texas

I walked up to my truck in Dallas. There on the parking lot beside the left front tire was a freshly discarded banana peel. My first thought was: "Wow, I hope that banana peel doesn't cause a loss of traction and cause a wreck" Second thought: "Wow, I hope the gorilla that escaped from the zoo is caught before he does more damage (more littering)" Third thought: "Wow, I can't wait to put this in Facebook" Fourth thought: "Remember to put the word 'Wow' at the beginning of each thought even though I didn't actually say Wow, there was a Wow feeling" ...more
If you look very close you can see my reflection in the shiny part of the hub cap of the wheel. more

I Have Proof: Escaped Gorillas of Dallas Texas

I walked up to my truck in Dallas. There on the parking lot beside the left front tire was a freshly discarded banana peel. My first thought was: "Wow, I hope that banana peel doesn't cause a loss of traction and cause a wreck" Second thought: "Wow, I hope the gorilla that escaped from the zoo is caught before he does more damage (more littering)" Third thought: "Wow, I can't wait to put this in Facebook" Fourth thought: "Remember to put the word 'Wow' at the beginning of each thought even though I didn't actually say Wow, there was a Wow feeling" ...more
The best two pieces of advice I can give anyone is to a) always have a point and shoot digital ... more

I Have Proof: Escaped Gorillas of Dallas Texas

I walked up to my truck in Dallas. There on the parking lot beside the left front tire was a freshly discarded banana peel. My first thought was: "Wow, I hope that banana peel doesn't cause a loss of traction and cause a wreck" Second thought: "Wow, I hope the gorilla that escaped from the zoo is caught before he does more damage (more littering)" Third thought: "Wow, I can't wait to put this in Facebook" Fourth thought: "Remember to put the word 'Wow' at the beginning of each thought even though I didn't actually say Wow, there was a Wow feeling" ...more
Yes! I did take a picture, I plan to upload the photo to my blog when I get back to a PC ... more

NaBloPoMo November 2011 Writing Prompts

If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in November -- or even if you're not! -- here are some prompts to get you going. ...more
My blog is still not showing up in the directory of blogs for the NaBloPoMo. It is "My Worlds My ... more

NaBloPoMo November 2011 Writing Prompts

If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in November -- or even if you're not! -- here are some prompts to get you going. ...more
@Melissa Ford My blog url is esbboston.blogspot.com titled: "My Worlds My Words My Worries" more

NaBloPoMo November 2011 Writing Prompts

If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in November -- or even if you're not! -- here are some prompts to get you going. ...more
I have signed up to do NaBloPoMo but my blog does not appear in the directory. more

NaBloPoMo November 2011 Writing Prompts

If you're participating in NaBloPoMo in November -- or even if you're not! -- here are some prompts to get you going. ...more
Why does it take so long for the next prompt to show up in the system? It's already 1:30 AM ... more
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