Bedtime Stories

Being A Parent

Being A Parent

on January 13, 2017, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories

The house is untidy from window to door, Marks on the walls and food on the floor. The washing’s unwashed And the dishes are too, There’s scum in the bathroom And fat on the stew. There are toys in the passage And under our feet; The garden’s a jungle When seen from the street. So what have I done, then […]

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The Folded napkin: A Trucker’s Story

The Folded napkin: A Trucker’s Story

on January 12, 2017, 9:31 AM / in Bedtime Stories

(If this doesn’t light your fire … your wood is wet!!!) This is a story about giving…. individually giving, not the mass corporate type…. I try not to be biased, but I had my doubts about hiring Stevie. His placement counselor assured me that he would be a good, reliable busboy. But I had never had a mentally handicapped employee […]

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Artist as a Puppet…. Wood she? or wooden she?

on January 12, 2017, 8:40 AM / in Bedtime Stories, International News
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Like Clinton, the Ultimate Campaigner… but a failure as President

Like Clinton, the Ultimate Campaigner… but a failure as President

on January 11, 2017, 6:53 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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I want to be a liberal….

I want to be a liberal….

on January 1, 2017, 8:58 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Special Thanks to Bill  

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A Talk Between God and Adam

A Talk Between God and Adam

on January 1, 2017, 7:01 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Special thanks to Thomas A little Godly humor always helps relieve the tension….. Remember God has a sense of humor as well, just look at the mirror. GOD said: “”Adam, I want you to do something for me.”” “Gladly, Lord,”” replied Adam. ““What do you want me to do?” “Go down into the valley.” “What’s the valley?” asked Adam. God […]

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Finally the Truth Comes Out!

Finally the Truth Comes Out!

on December 31, 2016, 6:35 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Special Thanks to the Western Rifle Shooters Association

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A Rather Horrible Thought

A Rather Horrible Thought

on December 31, 2016, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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Quote for Today December 29th

Quote for Today December 29th

on December 28, 2016, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories, History, People

Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens. J. R. R. Tolkien John Ronald Reuel Tolkien  was an English writer, poet, philologist, and university professor, best known as the author of the classic high fantasy works The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion. He served as the Rawlinson and Bosworth Professor of Anglo-Saxon and Fellow […]

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A Sad Thought

A Sad Thought

on December 22, 2016, 6:49 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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President at the Bat?

President at the Bat?

on December 16, 2016, 7:17 AM / in Bedtime Stories

Special Thanks to Lucy….. 

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A Little Fake News Humor…..

A Little Fake News Humor…..

on December 15, 2016, 6:18 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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Christmas Quote December 12th

Christmas Quote December 12th

on December 12, 2016, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories, History

“I heard the bells on Christmas Day Their old, familiar carols play, And wild and sweet The words repeat Of peace on earth, good-will to men!” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was an American poet whose works include “Paul Revere’s Ride”, The Song of Hiawatha, and “Evangeline”. He was also the first American to translate Dante Alighieri’s The Divine […]

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Christmas Quote December 10th

Christmas Quote December 10th

on December 10, 2016, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories, History

“Christmas can be celebrated in the school room with pine trees, tinsel and reindeers, but there must be no mention of the man whose birthday is being celebrated. One wonders how a teacher would answer if a student asked why it was called Christmas.” Ronald Reagan Ronald Wilson Reagan was the 40th President of the United States (1981–1989) and the […]

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Christmas Quote for Today, December 9th

Christmas Quote for Today, December 9th

on December 9, 2016, 6:00 AM / in Bedtime Stories, History

  “How many observe Christ’s birthday! How few, His precepts!”    Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin was a writer, a philosopher, a scientist, a politician, a patriot, a Founding Father, an inventor, and publisher. He helped with the founding of the United States of America and changed the world with his discoveries about electricity. His writings such as Poor Richards’ Almanac have […]

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Taking Public Education to Another Level

Taking Public Education to Another Level

on December 6, 2016, 7:50 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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The Glass Harp

on December 5, 2016, 7:56 AM / in Bedtime Stories, People

Special Thanks to Thomas… Sugar Plum Fairy (The Nutcracker) by P.Tchaikovsky performed live on a glass harp. These musicians are known as Glass Duo and are from Poland. This performance was at the Chamber Music Festival in Bologna, Italy – June 2010. I hope you enjoy this beautiful music and have a wonderful holiday season! If you enjoyed this cool […]

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We must be doing something wrong

We must be doing something wrong

on December 5, 2016, 7:48 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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Perfect for the Dems

Perfect for the Dems

on December 3, 2016, 7:02 AM / in Bedtime Stories
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My Drug Problem

My Drug Problem

on December 1, 2016, 7:57 AM / in Bedtime Stories

At my 50th high school reunion a friend asked me, ‘Why didn’t we have a drug problem when we were growing up?’ I replied that I, indeed, had a drug problem when I was young: I was drug to church on Sunday morning. I was drug to church for weddings and funerals. I was drug to family reunions and community socials […]

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