Author Archives: mudtoe

Tornado Warning!! (3/26/17)

7:15 PM – I believe this is the first tornado warning we’ve had since I moved to Columbus in 2008. I can’t get into my basement — maintenance uses it for storage, plus there are no walls between the apartments … Continue reading

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Radio Show Tonight (3/3/2017)

Tune in to Blogtalkradio.com tonight at 10:30pm. and search for The Uncommon Shaman, starring me.  I’ll be talking about quitting Facebook.  I’d like to give you a link, but WordPress won’t let me for some reason.  You can cut and … Continue reading

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Mud Toe Gold: “I’m Batman…No, Wait, I Take That Back”

Originally published 9/2/2013: Adam West’s Batman was my favorite TV hero when I was growing up.  True, he was replaced by Captain Kirk and Mr. Spock when I became a teen, but the Caped Crusader was king of my single-digit … Continue reading

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Mud.Toe.Blog 1.12.17 – “The Big Man” (a work in progress)

Hey, folks!  Thanks for coming.  There a few seats still left down front, and we’re letting the kids sit here in front of the podium.  I promise I’ll watch my language. Boy, that barbecue sure smells good, doesn’t it?  Can … Continue reading

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Mud.Toe.Blog 1.11.17 – “The Takei Way”

During the late unpleasantness, I distracted myself from the news by imagining who among our 320 million citizens might be better POTUS candidates than the ones who had been foisted on us.  I found myself chuckling so much that I … Continue reading

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Mud.Toe.Blog 1.10.17 “Fragments”

When I can’t think of anything to write about, I put down a bunch of fragments, things I might write about, but haven’t received the full package of inspiration for yet.  Sometimes, one of the ideas turns into a blog … Continue reading

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Mud Toe Blog 1.9.17 – “Streep”

I always tell myself that I’m not going to be upset anymore when someone breaks their social media ties with me over something I posted.  I have a big mouth (or big fingers, or a big keyboard maybe), but I … Continue reading

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Mud Toe Gold – article previously posted in January, 2014

The Ultimate Test of Cerebral Fitness (1/20/14) Posted on January 20, 2014 by mudtoe The authorities labeled me as “smart” very early in my life, forever cancelling any chance I’d had for a normal childhood.  Being smart, I was expected to do and … Continue reading

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Mud Toe Media – weekly schedule as of 1/7/2017

Monday – Thursday:  ”Mud Toe Blog” daily entries on Mudtoesasquatch.com Friday: “The Uncommon Shaman” radio show, at 10:30pm on Blogtalkradio.com. Saturday: Open day for meditation and reflection Sunday: “Mud Toe Gold” – another look at a classic Mud Toe blog … Continue reading

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Mud Toe Blog 1.5.17 – “My Little Candle”

I was working on a list of things I’ve never done or experienced:  seeing the movie “Avatar,” or being stung by a bee, or breaking a bone.  I was about to write that I’d never made a piece of art … Continue reading

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