For grownups, making money can be like pulling teeth. Kids have it so much better because they don’t have to pay to have a tooth extracted. They can just wait for it to fall out. Then they can go to sleep and count on the Tooth Fairy to leave them money, which not only saves them the trouble of going to work and actually earning it, but eliminates service fees because the moola can go straight into their piggy banks. […]
Essays and News
I’m just back from literally laughing out loud with The Sandy Bottoms Book Club.
Apparently so is Francine. Our 95 year-old is thoroughly enjoying her personally signed copy of Laugh Out Loud: 40 Women Humorists Celebrate Then and Now…Before We Forget.
A few months ago my friend Liz asked me to be the July guest speaker at her book club. I accepted with all the enthusiasm of a true LOL contributor. […]
Bienvenue Press has published She’s A Keeper!: Cockamamie Memoirs from a Hot Southern Mess, the latest book in Lee St. John’s She’s A Keeper! series. A self-described “unapologetic rogue Southern Belle, high-jinx expert and mayhem confessor,” St. John rats out former presidents, the Mafia, famous people — dead and alive — AND her own friends and family in her humorous book. A stand-up comedienne, lecturer and author, she also writes columns for the Newnan Times-Herald and the Fayette-News in Georgia. […]
Well, I did it again.
Doesn’t every guy? I answered the door and frightened the FED-EX man out of his skin. Over the years, I’ve sent many a stranger at my door howling away in terror. Duh, I keep forgetting that I’ve applied my beard dye, turning my face into a very scary sight.
Realizing that I’m forever cursed to be a scatterbrain, I can’t blame a memory malfunction. For example, as a movie buff, […]
I bought a dress online, a long black summer dress that I thought would make me look earthy and graceful.
Dresses are foreign to me but I keep trying, like all the years I kept going back to Spanish classes thinking this next time I would become completely bilingual. Buenos dias!
The dress, so chic and classy in the photo, could double as an emergency tent. It’s that voluminous and heavy. Maybe it’s water repellent, […]