Category Archives: Life: The biggest journey

Hey, I’m too young for this. Right?

Deep breath. OK, this falls under the category of it could be a heck of a lot worse. And it means I’m less than perfect. And getting older. Gee, how’d that happen? If Paula Deen can dish about her health … Continue reading

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Sorry, can’t hear you. I’m back in 1971.

I was doing my work this morning, up to my eyeballs in Perry, Cain and Paterno. Staring out the window at a drizzly fall day. Looked like the Indian summer of the past few days had vanished for good. The … Continue reading

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A World Series my dad would have (begrudgingly) loved

Warning: The following is only for hardcore baseball fans. I don’t expect anyone else to be into it. Just like I couldn’t care less about football. Here’s the conversation I probably would have had with my dear departed dad about … Continue reading

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Hey, it’s supposed to be Halloween, not Christmas

OK,  they said it was going to happen, but I refused to believe it. Snow in the Northeast even before Halloween and the end of Daylight Saving Time. What the hay was gaw-win on, as they’d say here in Pennsyltucky. … Continue reading

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Planet Lippstone back in business. Whew…

Has this ever happened to you? I was trying to do a completely unrelated post when the space bar on my laptop refused to budge. Had to constantly stab at it to make it move. I felt like John Belushi … Continue reading

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10 magical places to see a movie

I think one of the reasons I love movies so much is that I grew up in a time when going to the theater was a real escape. When the venue was as enchanting as the movie itself. I was … Continue reading

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Sister Act: Our first trip together, ever

My baby sister Donna and I have been close ever since she was a baby. Now that we’re both baby boomers we’re still together. (She finally forgave me for burying myself in my books when I was supposed to be … Continue reading

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