Life in progress


One-Liner Wednesday – A backhanded compliment?

I wonder sometimes if Chinese food likes me as much as I like it … The craziest thing? I got this same message almost exactly five years ago to the day. Figure out those odds, Mr. Holton! 😉  Click. Photo: … Continue reading


One-Liner Wednesday – PIN codes

  They advise us not to use our phone numbers for our PINs, but what happens when the phone company gives you a number that’s already your PIN? Happened to my mother. What are the odds? If you would like … Continue reading


One-Liner Wednesday – Comparing Dogs to Cats

Photo: A dog panting, almost smiling, and a cat looking grumpy. Caption reads: “If animals could speak, the dog would be a blundering outspoken fellow; but the cat would have the rare grace of never saying a word too much.”― … Continue reading


One-Liner Wednesday – Always makes me laugh

Photo: Winston, my beagle/Basset hound cross with an expression that says “Seriously?” with the caption, “Outside of a dog, a book is a man’s best friend. Inside of a dog, it’s too dark to read.” ~ Groucho Marx If you … Continue reading


One-Liner Wednesday – Dreamin’

Just a dog, dreamin’ of chasin’ a squirrel. Photo: Winston, my beagle/Basset hound cross, sitting with his paws up on the back of the couch, staring dreamily out the window. If you would like to participate in this prompt, feel … Continue reading


One-Liner Wednesday – Strength

“Although the world is full of suffering, it is full also of the overcoming of it.” ― Helen Keller If you would like to participate in this prompt, feel free to use the “One-Liner Wednesday” title in your post, and if … Continue reading


One-Liner Wednesday, July 29th – I’ll take that

When someone on Facebook put out a post to ask, “If you gave me the last thing you bought, what would it be?” and I answered, “A bag of 2%,” it took about five minutes for it to occur to … Continue reading