[Before I changed my surname to Holmes I was Gonzalez. I immigrated to the U.S. in 1969 when I was 6 years-old. -A. M. Holmes] If you’ve never felt like crying when you were a child because you didn’t look or act like the other kids and they made fun of you, then you don’tContinue reading “Do You Know What White Privilege Means?”
I wonder what the ‘Happy Meal’ toy was?
So, while I was waiting while my daughter was taking guitar lessons at our nearest Guitar Center… (“THE INSTRUCTOR LOOKS LIKE EFF’N SEAN LENNON! TELLING YOU, IT’S EFF’N SEAN LENNON!”) (This is the real Sean Lennon. We couldn’t take a picture of the instructor -he wouldn’t let us. But he eff’n does look like that.)Continue reading “Seen on a Bulletin Board at Our Nearest Guitar Center”
Carmen de la Rosa Sanger Peters Anapopolis Rahim Martin Johnson Ross so-on-and-so-forth, etcetera, etcetera Weinstein had finally laid to rest poor, dear Leonard Weinstein, the former and now late CEO of the financial services of Weinstein, Sheckelman (husband number 9) and Johnson (number 6) in Greenwood and was on her way to the law officesContinue reading ““I Want Money…””
My birthday today, 56. As if the AARP junk mail wasn’t bad enough now I’m getting prepaid funeral arrangement correspondence.
via Daily Prompt: Disrupt Roy woke up blearily around noon. At least it’s in my own bed, he thought to himself with some relief. There have been mornings after a long night when he would wake up in an unfamiliar in a house/apartment/hotel room with some chick he had hooked up with the night before.Continue reading “In the Dark of the Matinee”
I think there’s something seriously wrong with me. Or is it maybe it’s the universe that took a left turn on me? I went to the grocery store this morning and I swore I got a Stouffer’s lasagna to make for dinner. At least, I thought I did. Nope, no lasagna in theContinue reading “Where the Whiskey, Tango, Foxtrot Is My Lasagna?”
I always find it surprising how short Boomer memory is when it comes to their beliefs 40-50 years ago.
I love the X-Files. I have been a fan of Chris Carter’s show since it first introduced us to Fox Mulder and Dana Scully back in the 90’s. So, when Carter decided to do a limited run I was more than enthusiastic about it. Now we’re into the second season of this limited run andContinue reading “‘The Lost Art of Forehead Sweat’ X-Files Season 11, Episode 4 Review”
Author’s Note: With the Women’s March, the #MeToo, and #TimesUpNow movements taking center stage I think it’s time we look at what really has inspired them, Men. Some of you women may have been wondering what the hell is wrong with these men? Is it all about power and control? Is it that theyContinue reading “Understanding Men”