“Why are you so quiet?” A coworker asked the other day. “Talking is easy, just try it! Do you really have nothing to say?” “I’m sorry my silence offends you,” I carefully replied, “But you see, I’ve work to do, And my mind is occupied.” “Here, here,” my nemesis cried, “That’s no reason for restraint.… Read More Why Are You So Quiet?
I know a woman who uses a lot of pet phrases. And by ‘a lot of pet phrases,’ I mean, ‘Please, dear God, make it stop.’ But however many times a day I hear, “It is what it is,” or “It’s all good,” or “Just sayin’!” — I haven’t said a word about it. Not.… Read More Right, Sure, and Yeah-Yeah-Yeah
Should you ever find yourself near the Sunrise Cafe in Boardman, Oregon, I recommend their Breakfast Sandwich for $3.25. One heck of a deal. And if it’s Saturday morning, you might run into Harry, Karen, Steve and Bob. They meet there for coffee. Last Saturday, they discussed politics, salmon, dogs, and Steve’s ability to turn off TVs… Read More Breakfast at the Sunrise Cafe