Jorge Marín’s “Wings of the City” at Anaheim Convention Center

Originally published at Sharonda.net on September 11th, 2017. Added to SMWoodfin.WordPress.com on October 31st, 2017. — Linda and I finally made it out to see Jorge’s Marín’s “Wings of the City” exhibit at the Anaheim Convention Center! We even managed to drag a (camera-shy) friend along! This collection of sculptures has been on display at … Continue reading “Jorge Marín’s “Wings of the City” at Anaheim Convention Center”

Do You Know About Downtown Anaheim’s Outdoor Gym?

Originally published on March 4th, 2016, at SharondaWoodfin.net. Edited and republished at Sharonda.net on March 9th, 2017. Added to SMWoodfin.WordPress.com on October 30th, 2017. — Situated between the Downtown Community Center (250 East Center Street) and the Downtown Youth Center (225 South Philadelphia Street), Downtown Anaheim’s outdoor gym is fairly well-hidden. But, if you have … Continue reading “Do You Know About Downtown Anaheim’s Outdoor Gym?”

Daily Post: Knowing Your Neighbors

This was written in response to today’s prompt Neighbors, from The Daily Post, a good site for helping you get to know your neighbors on WordPress.com. It was written with Bear, and edited using ProWritingAid. — I grew up in small towns, brought up with the notion that people in cities don’t know their neighbors. I … Continue reading “Daily Post: Knowing Your Neighbors”

The Great Godzilla off Kanagawa

Originally published at Sharonda.net on September 26th, 2017. Added to SMWoodfin.WordPress.com on October 31st, 2017. — I stumbled across this on Society6 this morning: You may not know this about my little family, but Nena‘s bathroom (formerly the guest bath) is A.K.A. “The Tokyo Room”. It got that name because the wife’s favorite shower curtain, … Continue reading “The Great Godzilla off Kanagawa”

Directory Assistance

Originally published at Sharonda.net on September 23rd, 2017. Added to SMWoodfin.WordPress.com on October 31st, 2017. —  

Many Happy Returns

Originally published at Sharonda.net on April 13th, 2017. Added to SMWoodfin.WordPress.com on October 31st, 2017. — I used to have nightmares all the time: ghosts, devils, demons, vampires, holocausts, extraterrestrials with evil intent… Then I started getting stuck in my dreams, aware I was dreaming, and trying, but unable, to wake myself up. The latter … Continue reading “Many Happy Returns”

A Poodle on the Parkway!

Originally published at Sharonda.net on March 28th, 2017. Updated on March 31st, 2017. See footnote below. Added to SMWoodfin.WordPress.com on October 31st, 2017. — My wife and I had a quiet Sunday morning planned: Our big dilemma was choosing between taking Nena for a stroll around Pearson Park, or heading to Costco, where only we … Continue reading “A Poodle on the Parkway!”