Catch up post – ZERO Trick or Treaters this year for Halloween

…had ZERO trick or treaters for Halloween. While it is true we’ve never had that many, we always see a few neighbor kids stop by for a treat. Brenda was…

Halloween evening. Waiting for Trick or Treaters

Just capturing a beautiful autumn sky as the Trick or Treat gang gets ready to make their rounds in the neighborhood this quiet Halloween night. Let’s hope I have enough…

Powering up a Yaesu FT-2900 on a dark and dreary night

This Halloween evening is indeed dark and dreary as the wind is whistling and blowing rain nearly sideways. The garage door was left open (by me) and has puddled to…

Christmas catalogs a-plenty, it must be Halloween?

…get looked at – probably still fewer trees that the “dog-eared” Sears and Penny catalogs I remember as a kid. I sort of miss those. BTW, have a safe Halloween!…

Investors tried to digest more than one kind turkey

…markets that have haunted investors since Halloween.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average has turned in its “worst Thanksgiving week performance since markets began observing the holiday in 1942, falling 4.8%…

“Love God” skywriting and our few days of relaxation in Florida

…the Annapolis boatshow). The weather has been great … although we did have a bit of wind for this cellphone self-portrait … scary photo below huh … therefore “Happy Halloween!”…

Just a little “blue screen of death” Halloween humor

Yes … I run Vista on my notebook, and after a couple years I still think I should have opted to stay with XP or to have…

Microsoft critical update???

…you running the “automatic updates.” I had heard it was going to be release on November 1st … but Happy Halloween … it came tonight! (Am I the only one…

Of Ghosts and Goblins …

A friend of mine is always coming up with interesting ‘car related’ news and emails … he has forwarded me this one for Halloween; its a bit of a stretch…

Desultory - des-uhl-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee

  1. lacking in consistency, constancy, or visible order, disconnected; fitful: desultory conversation.
  2. digressing from or unconnected with the main subject; random: a desultory remark.