Tag Archives: Snake

Blogging, Snake-style

I hate snakes.  I don’t even like the useful ones, like blacksnakes, who supposedly eat rodents, copperheads (folklore, I believe), and ATF employees because the main purpose for all snakes is this – scare the bejeezus out of me the … Continue reading

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Confounded by Constrictor

I was busy writing when my long-suffering wife, Lisa, called to me from the front porch. “Lily’s found a really big snake!” Lily is our rescue dog, one year old, part terrier and part pit, and she is smart. Anyway, … Continue reading

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Black Beauty

Yesterday I was watering the garden. This is something my long-suffering wife usually does since she’s the one with the green thumb that leads to a bumper crop of fresh vegetables. But she wasn’t available and had asked me to … Continue reading

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SNAKE! Revisted

My friend Mike, a noted snakeologist, came by Sunday afternoon to check out the dead monster snake’s carcass. Mike brought his snake directory with him. My adversary was not listed. I repeat: It was not listed! None of the 3,426 … Continue reading

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SNAKE!!!!

SNAKE! Of course, that one word grabs everyone’s attention. On Saturday afternoon I was reclining on the sofa, at least the part my Zimbabwean Cattle Retriever – Crested dog, Roxie would allow me to enjoy. Then I heard my long-suffering … Continue reading

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