Office Chair Wheel Replacement

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This false wheel works on my office chair but I certainly do miss spinning in circles and gliding with it through stations after stations. [ Read More ]

You Need My Picture On It [PODCAST]

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Erin tells the story of a mishap during a memorable college job. At least she learned the value of a picture ID! [ Read More ]

“It Would Be My Pleasure… For a Quarter”

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May 24, 2014– My Dearest Secret Diary.  What could be better than making a buck, or quarter as the case may be, AND sharing laughter with a stranger?  [ Read More ]

Jessky’s Jungle Juice

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Being in combat in Korea in the early 50’s had a few dangerous disadvantages.  Not only did you have to digest Jessky’s lousy cooking, but if you were brave enough, you might even taste his home brew. [ Read More ]

Vim and Vigor

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In the latter part of my plumbing career, I was a foreman in charge of a small crew of five that were working on a slew of small apartment buildings. We started working at 7:00 AM and went home at 3:30 PM, banker’s hours. Every morning, my boss would drive up in a cloud of … [ Read More ]

Secret Diary Saturday: Yes, He Was In Rehab

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December 7, 2013— Dear Secret Diary, today I’ll share a story with you what happened to a friend of mine when he was in rehab about a year ago. [ Read More ]

Keeping Up With Technology

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It’s not easy keeping up with technology. A few years ago I worked at a vocational school, teaching introductory computer skills. My students were mostly young adults looking to enter the workforce. But we also had a few retirees in the class as well. [ Read More ]

My Last Name

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A customer at the bank where I am a teller asked me my name, explaining that he preferred the “personal approach.” [ Read More ]

I’m Number One

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The other day I was having serious virus issues. My outdated computer kept getting flooded with adware. How old is my machine? [ Read More ]

You Got the Job [Podcast]

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Erin tells the story of her family and their history with the arts. Some cousins were pushed into auditioning for an acting job or two, but did anyone get it? [ Read More ]