Thank You Is Always An Excellent Response

Thank You

December 20th, 2014.  Dear Secret Diary, as we head into the holiday season, it is always good to keep in mind that “thank you” is always a kind thing to say… [ Read More ]

It’s All About Colors

wine

Sitting in the second row of the coach class during a lengthy flight, my wife and I were able to hear a flight attendant as he pushed a wine cart down the aisle in the first-class section. [ Read More ]

I’m the Tooth Fairy [PODCAST]

tooth fairy

Pia tells the story of her son discovering the tooth fairy! It was quite the dental ordeal. [ Read More ]

There’s Nothing on TV

tv

While working as a customer-service representative for a cable television provider, I took a call from a woman who reported that her cable wasn’t working right. [ Read More ]

Ensure an Insurance

insurance

“Do you want to insure this?” asked the clerk at the post office when I handed her my package. [ Read More ]

Q&A Tuesday*: Is It OK to Love Some of Your Money More Than The Rest of Your Money

Money

Today on Q&A Tuesday, we address a very important question about money:   [ Read More ]

A Deep Resounding You

wife

One evening my wife and I were watching a television show. “Wow, what a hunk!” she commented on one of the actors. [ Read More ]

Dangerous Moquito

mosquito

The other day my friend John came to work with a huge bump on his forehead that just couldn’t be ignored. [ Read More ]

Dis-Concert-ing Carlos

concert

Excuse me Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga, but if we’re going to talk about music then it has got to be Classical. [ Read More ]

Aloof Loaf of Bread

bread

I was disappointed in the quality of a high-priced loaf of bread I had purchased and wrote to the company to express my feelings. [ Read More ]

15 Minutes Eternal [PODCAST]

husband

Erin tells the story of her husband needing to fix everything around the house himself. Sometimes, it doesn’t quite pay off. [ Read More ]

Can You Give Me A Hot Tip at the Track?

horse Racing at the Track

December 13, 2014– My Dearest Secret Diary, although I actually have never been to the track, I like to talk about the track as follows: [ Read More ]

Guess His Gender

gender

When my aunt was four months pregnant, she went to her obstetrician for a regular checkup. [ Read More ]

The Great Fear of Millers

millers

What do you know about ‘millers?’ They’re the guys who grind cereal crops to make flour? That’s what I thought too but I was wrong… very wrong. [ Read More ]

Not the Best Wig

driving

On a very windy day, I was driving to my assignment as a volunteer worker. Suddenly a woman dashed out of a shop, apparently chasing a small hairy semi-circular object. [ Read More ]