Halloweens Past

When I was growing up in the 1950s in Ohio, things were a lot simpler.  At least that’s how I view it.  The small towns I grew up in and spent my time playing outside with neighbor kids were quiet and safe.  I never heard of much crime, but then  we didn’t...

The Great Tarantula Migration!

Sunday mornings at my house are generally spent watching CBS Sunday Morning, and having breakfast in bed.  My wife and I are not church goers so there is no hustle and bustle to get ready for an early service.  Breakfast is simple, usually coffee and maybe...

Hokey Gram – 9/16/21 — Having a good day

I wanted to post some information that I created relative to Health apps on Smart phones.  I follow a social media site called  Myparkinsonsteam.com.  It is basically a support type site for anyone with PD.  Since I am having a relatively good day today, I want to...

A Poem – “Contentment”

    CONTENTMENT     I am a cat.You are a human.We should not trust each other.But we do.I am content with that. I am a cat.You are a human.I do not know when the first of my species came to you.I do not know when your species allowed them to.But, I am content with...

Hokey Gram – Time Pieces From Europe

This will be a lighter piece in tone today.  A while back, my friend Susan at mydangblog obtained a grandfather clock.  My old brain doesn’t recall all of the details, but it seems she had some issues with it.  Or not.  As I said, my forgetter is working just...

Hokey Gram – Let’s Try This Again

This is my first post since May 31st.  I’m not sure where to start.  My hands are still shaky, so this may take a while to write.  I suppose I should start with the first sign things were about to change. On April 26th, I saw my neurologist and told him I...

Hokey Gram – Lost My Hands

It is with great difficulty that I write this post.  After seeing a new doctor about my increased Parkinson ‘s-like shakiness, I was given a new med and told to stop taking my former dopa combination.  The result was a massive increase in my shakes....