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The Disaster of Daylight Savings Time

Posted on March 8, 2015 in Bipolar Disorder Body Language Daylight Savings Time Whines

Everyone thinks of DST as an extra hour in the evening, but it also means one less hour in the morning. 7 a.m., for example, is really 6 a.m.

Whines of 2012 — Updated 12/17/2012

Posted on April 24, 2012 in Anxiety Dentition Dogs Health OCD Spirituality and Being Whines

UPDATED: 9 September 2012 Let me count the ways the events of the past few months have screwed me. Note that there may will be additions as the weeks pass…so keep checking this article. It will be a mega-whine! First, my mother dies of a glioblastoma — brain cancer — the same disease that killed […]

Cancer Threat

Posted on March 3, 2012 in Anxiety Health Whines

The Universe appears to have taken on the role of the Mafia in my life. Instead of striking me directly, it has gone after the one I love.


Two Plagues

Posted on August 19, 2007 in Weather Whines

Somewhere there’s got to be a science fiction story about a black planet just radiating heat. The natives paint white, yellow and blue stripes over the surface, then move their black-tired transport vehicles into alignments prefigured by these arrangements. The sentient life forms of this planet run from their transports into refrigerated warehouses and back […]


The Kingdom of the Blurry

Posted on April 12, 2005 in Anxiety Whines

I can think of little more frustrating that my regular routine of losing my glasses.


Twenty Cents Don’t Make A Paradigm

Posted on February 12, 2005 in Identity Whines

Here’s one to have you whistling Loonie Tunes


Notes towards an obituary

Posted on October 29, 2004 in Sorrow & Regret Whines

I spent a few hours this morning making notes towards an obituary, what might be said about me should I die suddenly.


Why my mother doesn’t blog or chat online

Posted on March 14, 2003 in Whines

She knows that I can cut and paste.


Bore or Boor?

Posted on January 3, 2003 in Whines

I must be the only blogger the number of whose posts exceeds the number of his comments.



Posted on January 2, 2003 in Whines

I ran out of xanax and Blue Cross won’t refill for another five days!


Someone Said It….

Posted on December 31, 2002 in Whines

To quote Ezra Pound: “What thou lovest best still remains/the rest is dross”. I’m confident that’s not a fact (Ambrose wasn’t dross), but perhaps there’s an attitude worth adopting.

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