Posted in September 2011

“Holy Poop! It’s Mavrick and Goose!”

It’s Game Day here in Aggie Land and that means it’s time for another installment of, “I Feel the Need . . . the Need for Speed.”  Also popularly known as, “What the heck was THAT thing flying over my house?” You might have guessed by now, due to all my lame Top Gun references, … Continue reading

More Yammerings

There are people meandering across the face of this planet who will never be pleased, no matter what the circumstance. I don’t know how many of them there are – hopefully for their sake and for the rest of us, the numbers are few. x x When fate brings such a person into your path, … Continue reading

B 52

Today I saw a B 52. x x No, not that kind of a B 52. This kind of a B 52! x x It is “in the neighborhood” to perform a flyover at Kyle Field during Saturday’s football game. Our “guest” seems to have arrived a bit early and I’m thinking he’s a bit … Continue reading

Ode to a Sea Star

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DEAR SEA STAR WITH YOUR SOFT GOLDEN HAIR, HAPPY BIRTHDAY DEAR SEA STAR IN YOUR NIFTY NEW CHAIR. HAPPY BIRTHDAY DEAR SEA STAR, YOU KNOW THAT IT’S TRUE, ON THIS SPECIAL DAY OF DAYS WE SEND ALL OUR LOVE TO YOU!!!! Happy Birthday, We love you. Beloved, Innocent Bystander and Offspring

Sunday Songs

All right boys and girls, tighten your belts and lace up your shoes, it’s time for everyone to climb into the WABAC machine. “Oh boy Mr. Peabody, where are we going today?” “Today Sherman, we will be traveling all the way back to the 20th century.” “I am hopeful that we will end up sometime … Continue reading

Tumbling Aves and Adolescent Angst

I guess you could consider today a raging success.  That is, if you were to compare it to Monday. Ah yes, Monday, another date that will live in infamy. Reference Note: For those of you too young to know or maybe you just slept through history class the day of this lesson, the above picture … Continue reading

Football, Fly Overs and Fires

Beloved and Offspring are off enjoying the first football game of the season. This will include over 4 hours of standing, whooping, passing back yells and the joy of watching the best band ever – The Fighting Texas Aggie Marching Band –  WHOOP! Somewhere, in that sea of Aggies, are Beloved and Offspring.  A new … Continue reading

Journal: Week 2

Perception:  a magical mystery tour into the depth of an individual’s mind. ] x It’s what allows someone to arm a rocket launcher . . . aim it straight at your house . . .x x x Score a direct hit . . . x x x Meander by an hour or so later, working … Continue reading