Tea for Two [VIDEO]

Caleb Foss tells a funny true story about his first date, with a girl named Bean, and how it changed him from a tea-hater to a tea-tolerator. Told at Smiles For All Live!, a storytelling show. [ Read More ]

My Ear Won’t Hear

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June 14-June 21, 2014– Dear Secret Diary, my beautiful left ear pictured above (please ignore the grey in my beard) won’t hear.  Last Wednesday, I started feeling under the weather, and by Friday, well no need to repeat myself.  [ Read More ]

Walk This Way (Or Any Way. Just Walk!)

Anyone who has ever lived in, or even been in, New York knows how noisy, energetic, and sometimes tiring the city can be. On a day when I was noticing all of these things with a particular touch of hypersensitivity, I decided to take a walk and see if I could find a bit of … [ Read More ]

Now You Tell Me

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I was tidying up the house but finding the task rather difficult because of a pulled muscle in my lower back. As I was collecting the garbage, something fell to the floor. [ Read More ]

Fun And Profit At the Doctor’s

February 15, 2015– Dear Secret Diary, continuing a theme, I really do like to do what I can to ease my nervousness and have some fun at the Dr’s. [ Read More ]

Healthy Shmealthy

health

When I was a kid, cigarettes were touted as a healthy way to relax, control weight, improve your sex life, and make you look really cool. Now we know that cigs will age you prematurely, make your breath smell like an ashtray, and slowly but surely bring about an ugly, painful death. [ Read More ]

Love Leaves Us Breathless [PODCAST]

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Shelley tells the funny true story of the time she devotedly sat by her husband while he was in the hospital… leaving him breathless (with love)! [ Read More ]

Regular Doctor Visit

When I took my son for his 9 month check up, the Doctor said he seemed to be developing fine. My son had been learning to explore the full range of his voice. So I wasn’t completely surprised when a weird, ungodly noise roared out of him. It sounded like a Velociraptor with heavy asthma. The Doctor slowly … [ Read More ]

Very Extreme Sports

extreme sports

This is a photo of me in the basement, doing extreme sports. I sometimes wonder, “Which came first, the idea or the hole?” [ Read More ]

What’s Your Favorite Machine at the Gym?

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A few days ago I met a friend of mine that I hadn’t seen in many years. [ Read More ]

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