"This above all else, to thine ownself be true. For as surely as night follows day, thou canst not be false to any man." From Hamlet -
At age 17, I adopted this saying as my personal philosophy of life. It has never been regretted, as Honor and Integrity mean a great deal to me.
Male 68 years Young, Divorced after 34 years, Proud father of two great Adult children, B.S. degree in Business M
1958 Graduated H.S. - 1963-1970 attended night school @ U. of Balto. while working Full time - May, 1966 Married, June 1966 Honorable Discharge U.S. Army - June 1970 B.S. Degree in Business Management, 30 years as a Manager. Singer: Volunteer Baritone in Choir of The Cathedral of Mary Our Queen for 16 years -Karaoke - Dancer - NY Times X-words - Pool ( 8 & 9 Ball) - Cribbage - Chess - Bridge - Pinochle - Trivial Pursuit - Thinker - Teacher - Presenter - Author - HELPER.
Likes: Nature, Sunrises & Sunsets, Candles, Flowers, Massages, Ocean & Beaches, Travel, Reading, Good Movies, The Ravens, Jewish Apple Cake, and More!
INFLUENCES: Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain), Erma Bombeck, William Shakespeare, Robert Burns, The Greek and Roman Classics, and last but surely not least - Elizabeth Lucas-Taylor - a Grand, and Special Contemporary LADY!
She's been in WHO'S WHO so many times I lost count!
Birth Place: BALTIMORE, MD USA
(1) Article: "The Big Move", 9/91 Today's Facility Manager, Roundtable Discussion, p.8-9.
(1) Poem:"Let Freedom Ring", 8/92 The Price Club Journal, p.12.
(1) Hymn Lyrics: "Oh, Joyous Day, Risen Is He", 12/91, Premiered: Easter Sunday, April 11, 1993, Composed and Sung by: Mark A. Bowersox, St. Charles Catholic Church, Pikesville, MD.
(1) Hymn Lyrics: "The Word of The Lord", 2/94, Composed and Sung by: Mark A. Bowersox.
(2) Poems: "A Hylander's Blessing", p.12, "For Mother's Day", p.39-40, 8/94, Graces ...Prayers and Poems for Everyday Meals and Special Occasions, June Cotner, Harpers San Francisco.
(1) Poem: "On A Nectarine", 6/94 Remembrances, Honorable Mention, Summer 1994 Iliad Literary Awards Program, Iliad Press, Cader Publishing, Ltd., p.13. Earned Membership in The National Authors Registry.
(1) Poem: "DELUGE" The International Library of Poetry, Anthology 100 Best Poets & Poems of 2000.
(1) Article: "Love Is Like..." 2003, PASSION - An Anthology of World's Great Short Stories, p. 241, published by: Radha Agrawal for CYBERWIT.net, Allahabad, India, ISBN 81-901366-4-X
(1) Lyrics of my poem, "A Hylander's Blessing" set
to music, 2005, by Australian composer, David Hamilton.
|Bawlmer, Merlyn - Home of The Hons by Tom Hyland|
"Bawlmer, Merlyn - Home of the HONS" - A Synopsis By: Tom Hyland -
Copyright: April 29, 2003
Each and every life on this planet is unique. Sure, we all may have had similar experiences, but very few that are identical. Thus, my partial autobiography starts just before World War II, and covers a period of approximately twenty-five years. In editing ...
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|The New Jerusalem - Chapters 1 - 5 by Tom Hyland|
This new book is ongoing, and as it develops, is being posted in sections. I originally posted the first four chapters under 'Short Stories' as a test, in order to obtain some feedback. The thought being that many viewers only visit and read short topics.
Accordingly, this entry contains all which is completed through today's date, May 29th, 2008. A separate posting of just Chapter 5 wil...
MY 'POWER' ORDEAL by Tom Hyland
ACCORDING TO A NEWS REPORT ...
PER THE 'HEAD' OF BGE ...
THIS PAST STORM DAMAGE
WAS AKIN TO ... KATRINA ...
WITHOUT ALL THE H2O !
MISSY HEATHER 5 by Tom Hyland
JUST POSTED LAST NIGHT AT THE ANIMAL RESCUE SITE ( I ON MR.ED'S POST ) ...
PIC = DAD & HEATHER ...
TOUGH TUKHUS by Tom Hyland
True Story - prompted by trying to help a Friend get through some rough times.
Both Dale Carnegie and "The Secret" said the same thing:
CBA ... CONCEIVE - BELIEVE - ACHIEVE!
THE HISTORY OF MANKIND ? by Tom Hyland
CAUTION: THIS IS A MUCH-NEGLECTED RE-POST!
Perzactly 2 years ago, t'was posted, and per the fictitious STATS here at AD - was perused by 2,085 people - but ALAS only 2 reviews!
CHRISTMAS MEMORIES by Tom Hyland
ok - OK - OKAY ... I LIED!
IT AIN'T NO POEM!
But it's a true story, with true emotion ...
Many, many thousands, perhaps even millions of people suffer with the "Holiday...
CLASS REUNIONS by Tom Hyland
"Those were the days my Friend,
we thought they'd never end -
we'd sing and dance forever and a day,
we'd live the life we'd choose -
we'd fight and never lose,
Oh Yes! Those ...
CRAPOLA by Tom Hyland
The Bewitching Hour is rapidly approaching!
Have you decided on your Costume yet?
Every year I go to my all-time favorite store - DOLLAR TREE - and for the paltry sum of $5-10 -...
GoodYear Eagles Suck by Tom Hyland
No, I did not lie to this CEO - rather, I simply changed my mind. WHY? Because, whether he responds or not - whether he reimburses me something - or nothing - the Facts speak ...
THE HISTORY OF MANKIND by Tom Hyland
HOLD ON THAR, PARD -
afore you go to fetch a rope to HANG my sick arse -
this is a SPOOF - a LAMPOON - a PARODY - an attempt at HUMOR -
If a lightning bolt is coming down ...
IRISH CATHOLIC GOLF by Tom Hyland
While I am not a golfer - so I can not empathize with this situation - I can sympathize with all three characters involved herein.
Mea Culpa - Mea Culpa - Mea Maxima Culpa!
Verizon Vindication! by Tom Hyland
Well, Pilgrims, this tale now has a happy ending!
Up until 10:30 am this morning, the Title was - Verizon Sucks - Part 2 - but in all fairness, I had to change it because of THREE CONSCIENTIO...
VERIZON SUCKS ! by Tom Hyland
The following is all TRUE.
No names were changed to protect the Innocents - WHY? there were NONE!
What if ALL CORPORATE CHARTERS WERE REVOKED?
Would citizens be better off?
OATERS by Tom Hyland
"GIT ALONG, LITTLE DOGIE ..."
"LET'S FORM A POSSE ..."
"CUT 'EM OFF AT THE PASS ..."
"GUNFIGHT AT O-K CORRAL ..."
"THE SONS OF KATIE ELDER"
PROPANE WARNING! by Tom Hyland
- I Could Have DIED! -
© - Tom Hyland - 02-11-09
The following TRUE STORY just happened last week. A copy of my letter to my FORMER Propane Supplier is being pas...
T T T T T - Part 16 by Tom Hyland
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
HOPE YOURS IS FULL OF CHEER!
IT WAS AVOIDABLE !!! by Tom Hyland
SEE MY BLOG OF TODAY - 01-08-09...
T T T T T - Part 15 - by Tom Hyland
MORE TALL TALES -
BUT TOLD TRUTHFULLY -
BY ME = TOM.
OH - almost forgot ...
the PIC above is MATLACK hugging PEE-WEE -
in a RARE BROTHERLY MOMENT!
Tom's Tall Tales Told Truthfully - Part 14 - by Tom Hyland
Well Gang - here it is, the Last installment for the year 2008, which will be KAPUT in a few hours!
This concept started 6 months ago, on June 16, 2008 - when I get A ROUND TUIT - will combin...
ME N' GUS by Tom Hyland
At our first encounter, him running over my foot,
I probably did CUSS!
But, now, months later, two Happy Bachelors co-exist,
No PUSS - No MUSS - No FUSS -
Just two male-men, ME N' GUS!...
T T T T T - Part 13 by Tom Hyland
WELCOME BAAAAAAAAACK ! KOTTER ?
IS ANYONE OUT THERE READING THIS CRAP ?
T T T T T - PART 12 by Tom Hyland
Welcome back to Hodge Podge Lodge!
When I started posting this crap 6 months ago, it was hoped that maybe a thing or two written by others, might catch your eye, and you would go someone else...
My Christmas Garden - A Re-Post - by Tom Hyland
AAAH, I remember it well!
Dean Martin - lyrics - "Sweet, sweet, the memories you gave to me... Memories are made of this..."
"Come to me my Melancholy Baby...
T T T T T - PART 11 by Tom Hyland
T T T T T - for Tom's Tall Tales Told Truthfully -
just dawned on me that the 5 T's resemble the old 'bars' that used to be on old CELL phones - and look like a string of Telephone Poles.
Tom's Tall Tales Told Truthfully - Part 10 by Tom Hyland
Am thinking about ending this Pot Pourri - not enough Feedback, ERGO assume it is a LOSER!
May compile all 10 parts into 1 big mess? Dunno yet!
T T T T T - Part 9 by Tom Hyland
Welcome to - HODGE-PODGE LODGE!
If ANYTHING herein makes you THINK -
then I have Succeeded ! Tom.
DO YOU BELIEVE ? by Tom Hyland
Are the SHEEP still being FLEECED
Of their MONEY ...
By the FLOCK-LEADERS ?
CHINA ? by Tom Hyland
A. IS THE US STUPID?
B. IS THE ADMINISTRATION STUPID?
C. IS CONGRESS STUPID?
D. ARE CORPORATIONS STUPID?
E. OR ... IS IT SIMPLY THE AMERICAN PUBLIC?
F. ALL OF THE AB...
ENTITLEMENTS ? by Tom Hyland
DO YOU FEEL A 'RANT' COMIN' ON ?
I DO !!!
EPIPHANY by Tom Hyland
Have you ever had an Awakening?
Did it make Sense?
My Epitaph by Tom Hyland
What Will "They" Say About You ...
When You Ain't No Mo?
Why Not 'Beat Them To It?'
Can You Face Your Mortality With Humor?
Is There Anything 'Funny'...
VIOLENCE - PART 3 by Tom Hyland
THE PIC ... NOT LIPSTICK ... NOSE !
As a result of Several Very Good Comments Expressed In Reviews by Readers of ADDENDUM ...
I decided to address some points well made:
VIOLENCE ? ADDENDUM by Tom Hyland
P.S. Please read all Reviews On Original ...
ESPECIALLY RON HULL'S !!!
HE 'GETS' IT !!!
VIOLENCE ? by Tom Hyland
And yet another Non-Poem in Disguise!
The Pic? Read the FINE Print !
HAPPY EASTER ! by Tom Hyland
ARE YOU AN 'EGG-PICKER' ?...
INTELLIGENCE ? by Tom Hyland
? WHY DOES MATLACK CONTINUALLY PUT ...
HIS FOOT IN HIS MOUTH?
IS IT BECAUSE HIS FOOT IS SO SMALL?
(LIKE HIS PEA-BRAIN) ... OR ...
HIS MOUTH IS SOOOOOO BIG?
HOMONYMS ? by Tom Hyland
According to the IRS, if your 'Craft' or 'Business' does not make any 'Money' ... then it is Just a 'Hobby' !
Ergo, all of this 'Crapola' I write is just That ... a mere Hobby! have...
PUBLIC STORAGE ? by Tom Hyland
As Shakespeare's PUCK, was apt to say:
"WHAT FOOLS THESE MORTALS BE!"
OH... The Pic...
NEVER EVER PISS YOUR LADY OFF!
Some 'Martians' TOYS are EXPENSIVE!
HAPPY 'SURVIVORS' DAY ! by Tom Hyland
OOPS! Yet another non-poem ...
Prose in Verse Form? DUH?
Nevertheless ... and ... Whatsoever ...
Should we be 'Thanking Our Lucky Stars'?
Forsooth ... ?
WHAT IF ? NO. 7 by Tom Hyland
What if ... The Dog Didn't Stop to Take a 'Crap'?
He'd a Caught the Rabbit! ... LOL ?
FRACTURED GRAMMAR ? by Tom Hyland
THE GOODLY ... THE BADLY ... THE UGLY ...
HERE IS 'LINK' FOR SHIRT ...
OR ... J...
THANKFUL ? by Tom Hyland
TOMORROW IS NATIONAL 'GOBBLE-GOBBLE' DAY!
I PRAY THAT ALL MY FELLOW AD AUTHORS AND THEIR FAMILIES AND FRIENDS HAVE A MOST PLEASURABLE REUNION, AND 'SHARING' OF BOTH 'LOVE' ... AND GOOD '...
XMAS SONG BY DUMB OLE MICK by Tom Hyland
THIS IS A REVISED RE-POST FROM 4 YEARS AGO ...
Thought I'd get a 'Christmas Plug' in a little early this year ... maybe a few will actually Read it?
The 'RUSH' has actually beg...
ONCE UPON A TIME ... by Tom Hyland
How Are Your Brain Cells Doing?
Have You Counted Them Lately?
Is Your Cerebellum Still Functioning?
Are You Taking Your Ginko Biloba?
VEHEMENCE IS MINE! SAYETH THE LORD! by Tom Hyland
Yet another Non-Poem RANT by yours truly ...
TRUTH SHALL PREVAIL!
CUT TO THE CHASE ... by Tom Hyland
I think OBAMA and his Advisors 'Missed The Boat' on Wednesday's Debate ...
Here's my 'Take' ...
GONE TOO SOON ! by Tom Hyland
"C'mon Baby, Let The Good Times Roll..."
"Where Have All The Flowers Gone?
Gone To Graveyards, Every One..."
"Rock n' Roll Is Here To Stay...
It Will Never Die!"
MY TAKE ... by Tom Hyland
Yes, Pilgrims ... Yet Another ... Non-Poem!
If You find any 'COMMON SENSE' in this Treatise, please advise ... OK ?
OH ... the Pic ... 'EAGLE-SENTRY' ... ENOUGH IS ENOU...
ADS by Tom Hyland
NEWER! BETTER! IMPROVED!
THERE'S A BRIDGE IN BROOKLYN ...
I'D LIKE TO SELL YOU!
"BEND OVER AND TOUCH YOUR TOES ...
I'LL SHOW YOU WHERE THE WILD GOOSE GOES!"
ZAP ! by Tom Hyland
TOO EXTREME? TOO NASTY?
IMAGINE WHAT AMERICA WOULD BE LIKE ...
AFTERWARDS ... IF THESE 'DREAMS' WERE
ACTUALLY ACCOMPLISHED ... IMPROVEMENT?
REUNION by Tom Hyland
Hi ... yet another Non-poem, but put in verse form ... is it 'Free-Verse' ? I dun'no ...
Anyway, I tried to capture the essence of a truly FUN weekend, hopefully for Posterity ...
Things That PISS Me Off ! by Tom Hyland
What are YOUR 'Pet Peeves'?
Wan'na FEEL Better?
Write Them Down!
EXPRESS YOURSELF !
BITCH ! MOAN ! GROAN ! COMPLAIN ! RANT !
TELL SOMEBODY !
ANGER by Tom Hyland
Ever accidently hit your thumb or finger with a hammer? OUCH! Did you get angry?
Stub a toe? Get insulted? Lose something?
Did you feel the Adrenalin pumping? Heart beating faster?
REVIEW OF CHINESE BUBBLE by Tom Hyland
I thought i had lost this review, after painstakingly typing for over a half hour!
Although my puter is programmed to give me a Reminder at 60 Minutes, THIS SITE, AD, will just KICK YOU ...
WE STINK ! by Tom Hyland
CAUTION: This article is in no way Pretty!
It may be Honest, Forthright, and maybe even a tad Accurate ... but not for the 'Faint of Heart'!
Peruse at your own RISK!
MY KNEES by Tom Hyland
Do you believe in Homeopathy? Acupuncture?
Bio-puncture? OR .....
Did you 'Buy Into' the BIG PHARM BULL-CRAP?
Like me ... how many THOUSANDS of Dollars have you spent on 'Pain-K...
WHEN ARE 'THEY' GONNA 'GET IT'? by Tom Hyland
MURDER IS MURDER ... IS MURDER !
CAPITAL PUNISHMENT IS THE ONLY ANSWER!
I'M GLAD THIS RAT-BASTARD KILLED HIMSELF ... OTHERWISE OUR STUPID SYSTEM WOULD HAVE USED TAX-PAYER MONEY TO ...
WHY NOT ? by Tom Hyland
WHY NOT DO SOME SENSIBLE THINGS?
MO' PO' CRAPO ! by Tom Hyland
If you have had enough of my diatribes, please don't read any further, your Blood might Boil!
Read the Words in the PIC ... That is a Real PLEDGE ... not the Crap the Republicans signed! The...
MORE 'POLITICAL' CRAP by Tom Hyland
Philosophy is the study of general and fundamental problems, such as those connected with reality, existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language.
WOE Unto WOmen ! by Tom Hyland
In a mere 5 Days we will all Vote!
The 'Mud-Slinging' on both sides has been as obvious as can be ... like 'he said -she said' ...
Half-Truths - Innuendoes - Mis-Quotes - Out ri...
PHUGG-UM ! by Tom Hyland
HOW DO YOU SPELL ... R-E-L-I-E-F ... ?
PURGE WITH ... PRUNES!
AMERICA NEEDS A HUGE PURGATIVE!
FACTOIDS ? by Tom Hyland
Why Crime? Because Politicians Are CROOKS!
The American Public has been Robbed Blind by Both Parties for about 60 Years Now!
When will YOU Wake Up?
OH - the PIC ... "Our M...
JERSEY DEVIL ED ... UPDATE ! by Tom Hyland
OLE BRO PEEWEE ED N' PAL AL ...
BEEN FRETTIN' ALONG WIF OLE
CUZ SIR CUR (URS TRULY) ...
HERE'S THE LATEST 'POOP' ...
SEE BELOW ...
ORDEAL ! by Tom Hyland
CAUTION: NOT FOR THE 'FAINT OF HEART'!
SEVEN DAYS OF: FEAR, ANXIETY, STRESS ...
WHY DOES THE 'UNKNOWN' SCARE US SO MUCH?
IS IT SIMPLY THINGS BEYOND OUR 'CONTROL'?
SENSIBILITY ... OR... THE LACK THEREOF ? by Tom Hyland
? If a Family of Four is Killed in an Accident, Caused by a Speeding Police Car, Rushing to Save a Solitary Store Owner, with a Gun in his Face ... is it OK ???
Does RISK Outweigh PRIORI...
ANTS & TERMITES by Tom Hyland
Well, finally, a Prose piece, not Disguised as a Poem! "The Truth Shall Set You Free!"
The following little 'Expose' was prompted by Pat's comments on another piece just recently.
CAR 'STUFF' by Tom Hyland
"HAPPY TRAILS TO YOU ...
UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN ...
HAPPY TRAILS TO YOU ...
KEEP SMILING UNTIL THEN ...
HAPPY TRAILS TO YOU ...
AND ... DON'T FORGET YOUR ...
PROFILING IS NATURAL ! by Tom Hyland
QUACK ? ? ?
P.S. - With the Exception of 'Miss Piggy' ...
PIGS DON'T WEAR LIPSTICK!
ISLAM-O-PHOBIA by Tom Hyland
AM I AN ... ALARMIST ?
ARE YOU 'PLAYING OSTRICH' ?
Rx by Tom Hyland
Altho' the PIC is about a different 'Problem'
it still concerns Rx's ...
HAPPY APRIL FOOL'S DAY!
The FOOLS being the Ones who TAKE ALL THAT 'CRAP' !!!
MEA CULPA ... by Tom Hyland
Remember the old song lyrics?
"A-Feudin' - A-Fussin' - A Fightin' ..."
LIGHTEN UP, PILGRIMS ...
ED & I ARE NOT ANGRY WITH EACH OTHER!
JUST TWO 'HARD-HEADS ...
EUNUCHS by Tom Hyland
CAUTION: As Knave Matlack has been destined to suffering from a poor vocabulary, n' not much 'Larnin' in the Hill-Billy schools of the Joisey Barrens, he uses some Foul language sometimes herei...
www. by Tom Hyland
PILGRIMS ... "BE CAREFUL OUT THERE!"
PIC ... WATCH WHERE YOU 'STICK YOUR NOSE' -
YOU MIGHT GET 'STUCK' ....
HEY CHIP ! by Tom Hyland
HOPE ... IS IN YOUR HEART!
HAPPINESS ... IS IN YOUR MIND!
HARD WORK ... IS IN YOUR HANDS!
HYPE ... IS IN YOUR SOUL!
THE PIC? PIGEON 'HOPES' OTHERS WILL COME
HEY JUDE ! by Tom Hyland
"If a tree falls in the woods, and no one is there to hear it - is there still a sound?"
"If a Poet writes a poem, that no one correctly deciphers - is it still a great poem?"
ONE MILLION ! by Tom Hyland
TA-DAH ! FICTITIOUS FIGURES?
WHO'D A THUNK?
ONLY 2,639 TO GO! by Tom Hyland
As of today, Friday March 22nd, 2013 at 12 Noon, Eastern Daylight Savings Time ...
My Total Stats Reads: 997,361 Ta-Dah!
805,000 + HITS ! by Tom Hyland
R.I.P. GEORG E. MATEOS by Tom Hyland
To the Brothers ED & All AD 'Family' ...
FINALLY - a year later, confirmation of the death of our Dear Georg E. Mateos - from his daughter!
The message is in Spanish (Espanol) and ...
700,051 HITS ! by Tom Hyland
Since joining in early 2003, just turned the corner of 700,000 hits ... WOW!
That's an average of 87,500 over 8 years - kind of hard to believe, and in fact, several other authors here at t...
THE PRICE OF FREEDOM - BOOK REVIEW by Tom Hyland
Want to eliminate your APATHY?
Want to get your BLOOD BOILING?
Want to forever Remember 9-11 ?
Want to Honor All Our Troops - Past & Present?
GET A COPY OF THI...
600,011 HITS ! by Tom Hyland
BLOWING MY OWN HORN !
TOM-KAT'S STATS by Tom Hyland
P.S. – The intent here is not to be ‘Braggadocios’ –
Was merely curious, and then surprised at results.
If you never checked your own ‘stats’ thusly –
You could be plea...
GOBBLE-GOBBLE by Tom Hyland
HAPPY TURKEY DAY TO ALL YOU 'GOBBLERS'!
A BLESSED FOURTH - LET FREEDOM RING by Tom Hyland
"Let Freedom Ring" - my 17 year-old poem was just resurrected for Independence Day.
Here is Link -
JUST PASSED 402,000 HITS! by Tom Hyland
YEP - forgot th check over the weekend, and had already passed 400,000 and didn't know it.
TA-DAH by Tom Hyland
that's a DrumRoll ...
350,751 HITS ! by Tom Hyland
A week ago, I knew 350,000 was going to occur, but I had a week from HELL during the week of Thanksgiving and missed the date.
Anyway, here's the "Scoop" or "Poop" ---
300,000 Visitors! by Tom Hyland
Let's do the MATH:
300,000 Divided by 5 Years = 60,000/Yr. Avg.
But first year was probably 299,000 Divided by 4 Years = 74,750 Avg.
74,750 Divided by 12 Mo. =...
AMERICA - Freedom to Fascism - REVIEW of DOC by Tom Hyland
As a patriot, I feel this is so important that I will post it in ALL my sections!
Hopefully, more will read it!
ONE-QUARTER MILLION - NOT DOLLARS! by Tom Hyland
Well GURLZ and GHOULZ, it has taken slightly over 5 years here @ AD - and I had not checked my STATS for awhile - to my astonishment, just now I realized -
253,690 HITS, or visits - not bad f...
MATT IS ALIVE AND WELL! by Tom Hyland
Due to several unrelated mishaps - and my losing my cool - this is an APOLOGY to MATT & AD ...
STATS - ALMOST 240,000 by Tom Hyland
Only another 235 more 'hits' to go -
and will have 240,000 -
since March 2003 - 5 years!
About 30,000 - since October, 2007 -
an average of 6,000 per month.
200,284 HITS OR VISITS !!! by Tom Hyland
YAAAAAAAAAY ... MEEEEEEEE !
Why such an EGOTISTICAL outburst? Because YOUSE GUYS make me HAPPY!
The proverbial WE ... are the current and last BASTIONS of TRUTH, INTEGRITY, and TENA...
PASSED 185,000 VISITS NOW. by Tom Hyland
In the past 7 weeks, over 10,000 visits have occurred. That's an average of about 1,400 per week, or 5,600 per month.
I would just like to THANK everyone who has taken the time to visit and ...
WOW - 175,000 HITS! by Tom Hyland
Time flies when you're havin' fun - right?
Sometimes I wonder if this stats are accurate? When I went back to check on the 150,000 news statement, it truly surprised me that it was only poste...
Just Passed 150,000 Visitors by Tom Hyland
WILL WONDERS NEVER CEASE?...
Another Benchmark Reached! by Tom Hyland
Well, Laddies and Lasses, It happened sometime during the night, the Counter clicked over... 165,000 HITS!
I had to go back and check the prior post to be sure, but it has been just a couple...
First Book Published! by Tom Hyland
T LONG LAST - IT HAS FINALLY REALLY HAPPENED! Please say a prayer for me!
This task started over two years ago. There were problems naturally, but help and co-operation abounded, and they were ov...
Hits, or Visits - Update = 140,000! by Tom Hyland
While it took those 3 and a quarter years to reach that original 100,000 --- AMAZINGLY, in just the last 6 months, 40,000 more visits have occurred!
That's an Average of 6,666 per month! or...
I am on the 'Prowl' again ... MEOW?
Just set up today - 6/7/04 --- just re-found 5/11/07, almost 3 years later! DUH!
4/6/11 - DITTO ...
DITTO - 06/06/09 ...
BLOGS - Pics - Whatever - Come Visit!
FIRST BOOK entitled "Bawlmer, Merlyn - Home of The HONS"
ISBN 1-4137-7704-X ---> memoirs from Birth to the Age of Reason -> to Being "Legal" -> to "Over The Hump" -> covers about 55 years, very briefly!
Inventory: 15 years of "pieces" running the full gamut from Poetry to Prose, including: Articles, Short Stories, Essays, Commentaries, Expose's, Topics range from Religion to Controversial issues, such as: RADON, SMOKING, ASPARTAME, and other "Big Brother" SNAFU's or Cover-Up's.
Goal: Get "Discovered" then get PAID -
Retired from the J-O-B in March 2006 -became a "Trailer Trash' denizen in 2005 - and LOVE it!
Sleinte! Skoal! Prost! Nastrovya! L'Chiam!
Ciao! Ta-Ta! C-Ya!
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