It ain’t heavy, and it isn’t my brother.

Stories from the Ablation. Part II: Recovery Room

When I woke up in the recovery room, I thought, “I’m not dead yet!” (Those of you who remember National Lampoon magazines circa 1973 with little pics of Mamie Eisenhower that popped up unexpectedly might get this obscure reference.) Because of my titanium aortic valve, which is so loud and bothersome it allows me to […]

Surrender Dianne!

When cleaning up a folder this morning, this photo emerged. I didn’t take it. It is the official Sister Boom Boom (Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence) mayoral poster from 1983, a spoof on the Wizard of Oz. Absolutely fabulous!

Site Update Nearly Finished

I think I am crazy for updating my web site, but it is a benign insanity. I really never imagined I would again after the redesign in 2011. It is actually fun to do once every five years or so, but there is so much new to keep up with nowadays. Above is an image […]

The New Beginning

I have started blogging about three times now and failed. There is no reason to believe I shall not again, but here’s a try. I’m going to approach it differently. Rather than everything being heavy-handed, I will strive for shallow and light.   The name and tag line are both anagrams of Dennis’s Blog.   […]