Author Archive: Abbie's Tree House

A Quick Note About Skin Cancer

 When I worked in the nursing home, there were two areas where skin cancer seemed to be the most common:  on the tip of the nose for smokers, and on the back of the ears. The tip-of-the-nose cancer looks like a simple mole, but it’s more than just a cosmetic problem– it’s a slow moving …

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Walk

 I don’t particularly like the song, but the lead singer is mesmerizing. I wonder if he intended to mimic Mick Jagger’s moves, or if it simply manifested spontaneously?

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The Moth Joke

  Stick with it- it’s worth the wait. 🙂

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I Should Just Let Them Go, but-

  I prefer this cover version to Don Henley’s original.  One notable difference:  since the drummer isn’t singing lead, he’s free to give a more energetic performance.  He doesn’t have to conserve his breath. Full lyrics HERE.

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She Walks in Beauty

 What I love about Marianne Faithfull is that she never stops changing and evolving.  She has never been afraid to try something completely different. Not every swing connects, but she hit this one out of the park.

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Can Be Valuable

  shhh, it’s fine is on the web HERE.  The posting schedule is very sporadic, but always wonderful when he does. The artist has chosen to remain anonymous.

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Morons

“I’m not a doctor, I’m a fucking moron.  I’m not a respected source of information, even for me … But I at least try to be honest about what I’m saying.” ~Joe Rogan (source) But of what value is an honest moron?

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So Many Roads…

 

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Competition

“We’re in competition with China and other countries to win the 21st Century.”  ~Joe Biden (source) No we’re not.  There is no “competition.”  That’s stupid. We have enough already.  Let’s take care of the sick and elderly, house the homeless, feed the hungry, educate the young. Somebody else can “win,” whatever that means.

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Sow Good Seeds

 Excerpted from Joyce Meyer’s daily devotion: I don’t know about you, but I don’t like bland food. My husband once had a stomach problem, and the doctor put him on a totally bland diet for a few days. At every meal, I heard him say over and over, “This stuff has no taste at all.” …

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ZZ

 Double-Z words: Pizza Nozzle Schnozz Mozzerella Drizzle Honorable mention for “zig-zag” for having two non-consecutive Zs.

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Death And

 I saw this posted to Reddit: And it reminded me of this:

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