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Midwest Married Man; Attempting to find answers, traverse the waters of life, and figure things out.

Each person feels pain in his own way, each has his own scars.

Haruki Murakami

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NoJoMo 23 Prompt 1: Write about the hardest decision you have had to make. NoJoMo 23 Answer 1: Still in the process, honestly. The question and struggle of how to honestly deal with my marriage...


NoJoMo Prompt 1: What are some notable events that happened the year you were born? NoJoMo Answer 1: Indian Prime minister Indira Gandhi assassinated Britain and Ireland’s top pop musicians gath...


NoJoMo 21 Prompt 1: Write about an event that took you completely by surprise. NoJoMo 21 Answer 1: The truth is that I’m not often taken by surprise unless it is some accident or negative event....


NoJoMo 20 Prompt 1: What is your idea of luxury? NoJoMo 20 Answer 1: Lets do a bad High School speech approach to this “The dictionary defines luxury as the state of great comfort and extravagant...


NoJoMo 19 Prompt 1: What brings out your wild side? Describe one of those times. NoJoMo 19 Answer 1: I don’t know exactly what this question is answering… so if my answer is way off the rails, I ...


NoJoMo 18 Prompt 1: What do you consider to be an “epic milestone” in your lifetime? NoJoMo 18 Answer 1: Frankly, the most recent milestone was buying a house. Never before have I felt so rooted...


NoJoMo 17 Prompt 1: You are an artist. Which arena brings out a passionate curiosity? If you already have a life in the arts, what do you do and how did you enter that world? NoJoMo 17 Answer 1: ...


NoJoMo 16 Prompt 1: What do you consider a “crazy vacation”? NoJoMo 16 Answer 1: HA! Oh, the layers to unravel there. How do we define crazy, is it a crazy as pejorative meaning negative experi...


A Republican tweeted a photo of Youngest Woman In Federal Office Ocasio-Cortez saying basically “Look, she wears a suit! Proof that she isn’t struggling!!” The tweet was called sexist as the Rep...


NoJoMo 15 Prompt 1: You win an award. What would it be and how would your acceptance speech go? NoJoMo 15 Answer 1: The award would be for “Public Service in a Time of Crisis” and I would thank f...


Roughly the number of Nanoseconds until my tiresome, needless, bullshit Jury Trial. I’m actually kind of looking forward to it, because it is like writing a One Act and getting to perform it on ...


NoJoMo 14 Prompt 1: You are a tour guide and have a day and a half to help people create lifetime memories. Where would you be, what would you show them, and what do you hope they will remember? ...


NoJoMo 13 Prompt 1: What are you passionate about? NoJoMo 13 Answer 1: I’d say many things. Because if I’m not passionate about something, it is really hard to be motivated about it. I’m passi...


Caught up yet? NoJoMo 12 Prompt 1: Which do you consider yourself to be: an immovable object or an irresistible force? NoJoMo 12 Answer 1: I’d have to say the irresistible force. Due to my ch...


My dreams are certainly following a specific pattern. A beautiful black woman and I were paired up to try to help the Obamas put more romance into their life. When we were successful, my partner...


Written on my phone: Saturday involved getting my car back from the shop (finally!) and it is weird driving low to the ground again. Then Couple’s Counseling which was pointless. Wife is so scat...


Sunday was busy with Iowa Prosecutor’s Conference. NoJoMo 11 Prompt 1: Write about something that gives you the feeling of success. NoJoMo 11 Answer 1: Feelings of success come from two incredi...


Little late on this. Weekend was busy with Pain, lol. NoJoMo 10 Prompt 1: You have your dream career, with all the perks, and a signed contract. Six weeks later, you find out the one person you...


THAT would go a long way to explaining my congestion and nasal issues! Damned straight! I wonder if this is because women are seen as “treasured, prized rarities” even when being objectified...


Friends: Do you remember how at the Private Firm, I was constantly criticized for missing work for “needless” things like back surgery and glaucoma? Well, the conference I am attending for work ...


Two Quick Things first: (1) I have heard dozens of people absolutely roast the IF Hospital. Calling it a Nurse’s Station at best and a Veterinary Washout Program at worst. So… that suggests that...


NoJoMo 8 Prompt 1: Write a short story using the following words: barrage, revolutionary, scar, golden, and research. NoJoMo 8 Answer 1: I was only a child during the Revolutionary War. Of cour...


NoJoMo 7 Prompt 1: Who do you consider to be an icon of both sexes? Answer 1: Well, I must say that I’m not entirely sure I’ll answer this quite right. “Icon of both sexes” leaves much to interp...


Iowa was given the opportunity to vote out the least effective member of The House of Representatives. A man who, in his 14 years in office, has only ever sponsored ONE bill that passed. A man w...


First, I haven’t been keeping up with reading. Elections plus Moving plus Upcoming Conference have kept me super busy. Second: VOTE Vote like your rights depend on it. Vote like you have child...