TharpSter & The Great OutDoors

At this writing, the date is Monday, October 14, 2013.   It’s Columbus Day.   I know this because the banks are closed and the markets are open.  That means that as a cubicle occupant ensconced in the financial services industry, I had to work today.  On the plus side, my little section of the communal mail box which resides a few houses up the street wasn’t littered with unwanted flyers from local grocers and…

"TharpSter & The Great OutDoors"

Rainy Day Correspondence

To:  Lord From:  TharpSter Date:  05/25/2013  3:15 am   Dear Lord,   Thank you for the rain.  Here in south central Texas, we tend to find ourselves wanting for the wet stuff from the sky.  It serves to feed our grass and give meteorologists seeking gainful employment a purpose in life.   Your decision to provide it to us in a 5-7 hour duration in downpours heavy enough to make the dogs skittish enough to…

"Rainy Day Correspondence"