Chicago ... Olympics or Children

Chicago has had about 37 children killed this year by gang violence. Black kids mostly, so who cares. Apparently no one. Chicago wants the Olympics to come to Chicago in 2016. Who cares. All the rich people and people in power that...

Teaching By Example

I have some great neighbors, they still have a few hill billy genes, but still they are good people. They try to raise their kids the best they can with mixed success. They do a lot of talking to their kids and they have a lot of rules. It is obvious...

What Makes Something Right or Wrong

For many religious people the answer to this question is simple, what does the Bible say, what does the Koran say, then add it to some interpretation and some updating for a centuries and vola, we have a judgment.  For instance, the Bible is pretty...

Love Letter to My Mitress 15 years Ago

 This week I knocked on the door of my mistress from 15 years ago.  The last time I saw her she was so mad at me that after 15 years I was terrified to knock on her door.  It was the bravest thing I have ever done.  But, I knocked too softly and she...

True Love Comes in Many Flavors

 I have been in many relationships in my life with women including, arranged in order of frequency: 1) In Lust 2) In Like 3) In infatuation,  4) In Love 5) Friends. 6) Combinations of the above. I am not sure often when I am...

Love and Memories

 Well, I told my wife about stopping by and seeing an old lover (an affair 15 years ago) in Greenville, SC. She was so surprised when I first told her she just asked a lot of questions, for instance, if Beth had any grandkids, how she was, what...

An Honest and Open Relationship

Went back to NC and SC for a long weekend, saw son and his wife & friends, an old tennis buddy, and an old lover from 15 years ago.  Old tennis buddy had just lost his dad ... he committed suicide.  After tennis we talked over a few beers. ...

Calling an Old Lover or How Long Can a Woman Stay

 I am going on a mini-vacation back to NC and SC. I will be going close to the house of an old lover.  About 14 years ago she was really mad at me, although I was never really sure why.  We were lovers for about two years, on and off, and I will...

Why Am I a Junior Member

 Is it my good looks and charm that keeps me a Junior Member?  Do I have to live to a hundred to be a Senior Member or perhaps post a zillion blogs, or insult the Pope?  Just curious.

A Career Anyone

 Southwire, put out of business by the Chinese, 3.5 years. Amax, Nickel Division put out of business by low nickel prices and overexpansion, 3 years. Anaconda, put out of business by bad management and expropriation of its mine in Chile, 3 years ...

11.0 Our Grove of Trees

It was three days before I got a text message at 7 am on my phone, it said simply "Grove at 10." I thought of nothing else for the next two hours. I became aroused on reading the message and three cold showers later I left out on my bike, up the hill...

Serina Melt Down

Sernia, most have seen, had a melt down..  She was called for a foot fault and then went off on a tirade with the f-word at the line's person.  She was very intimidating.  She got a point penalty for her tyraid.  It turned out the point penalty was...

10. In My Backyard

10. In My Backyard After my revelation, I searched the Internet for all the Catholic Churches and schools near Elkton. There were a dozen, but one, Mount Aviat Academy, an all girls school was 1.3 miles from house. All I had to do was go up High...

9.0 Catholic Girl's School

 9.0 Catholic Girl's School Days rolled into weeks and weeks rolled into months. Life went back to normal. I thought about the week I spent with Jo and Sindy. At times I forgot that Sindy had been there. I mostly remembered being tied to the pole...

Imagine No Work

 Imagine a world where machines make all the goods we need, grow all the crops we need, provide all the services we need.  Maybe in a future world. But, such changes come gradually, over centuries.  ATM's take the place of bank tellers....

8.0 McDonald's

 8.0 McDonald's I got a text message almost a month after I got out of the house, it said simply "McDonald's at 40 at 2:27 tomorrow." The phone number was different than the last one Jo had used, but when I texted back the result was the same, my...

7.0 Freedom

 7.0 Freedom from Sindy and Jo I walked for about thirty minutes when a text message came through. It was from my youngest daughter, "dad are you there." I answered back "yes" and my phone rang seconds later. "Dad, dad, are you alright." ...

6.0 A Break Through Day

 6.0. A Break Through Day Well, that night Jo didn't come back. And, I waited as long as I could and then peed on the floor. The relief and pleasure seemed to be heightened by the circumstances. But, after it was done, I was afraid. And sure...

5.0 Getting to Know Jo

5.0 Getting to Know Jo (1 to 4 already posted) Over the next few days things settled into a pattern. It is strange how us humans are able to adapt to even the bizarre. I was tied with my hands behind a pole in a basement, but life had...

4.0 Susan the Terror

 4.0 Susan the Terror Judging from the light, Susan entered the basement about sunset or about 7 pm. When she saw that I was nude from the waist down her face registered disapproval but she said nothing. Neither of said anything. I noticed the...

3.0 Gotta Pee

 3.0 Gotta Pee I stood there in the basement for another hour trying to rub the tie-wraps against the pole to cut them. The pole was just too smooth, nothing happened except my shoulders hurt from the exercise, my hands were still securely behind...

2.0 The Basement

 2.0 The Basement I had three sensations when I woke, two bad. My head throbbed, I was damp, and I had a hard on that demanded relief. I tried to raise my hand to my head when I realized that my my hands were awkwardly behind me. My shoulders...