Lori Writes Funny Lori Duff Writes

Lori Duff

Book Review — False Horizon November 23, 2019

False Horizon is the second book in the Seth Walker series by Joseph Reid.  The first is Take Off.  Seth Walker is a former Air Marshall with a troubled past.  All of the books involve airplanes, helicopters, and flight of some kind.  This is a page-turning adventure, with lots of gunplay and explosions, detective work,…

read more →

Self-medication November 15, 2019

My friend called me the other day.  For purposes of this blog, I shall call her Jennifer, mainly because most women my age are named “Jennifer” and I know a lot of people named Jennifer and therefore you cannot narrow down her identity by this name.  So Jennifer called me.  Jennifer had had enough.  Enough…

read more →

Quiet Burgers November 1, 2019

When I go out to dinner with my friends, it is because I want to talk to my friends live and in person.  I don’t want to thumbtype awkward messages via text or have the voice-to-text app garble what I want to say.  I don’t want to be on the phone and misread social cues…

read more →

Forgiveness October 4, 2019

As I write this, we are in what is known in the Jewish Community as the “Days of Awe.”  Granted, a lot of the Days of Awe are spent with half of our number saying things like, “Aww, man, do we really have to go to temple again?  We just went!”  But that’s not the…

read more →

Book Review — Hollow Kingdom September 27, 2019

Hollow Kingdom by Kira Jane Buxton One of my favorite things is when I find a book that is completely unlike one that I have read in the past, which is a tough thing to find.  There are only 26 letters in the alphabet and only so many combinations you can make of them into…

read more →

Vintage September 20, 2019

I was on the phone conducting business with someone who was younger than the vast majority of my t-shirts.  This pup of a man described another person, who I hadn’t yet met, as ‘old.’  “What does old mean?”  I said.  “I don’t know,” he replied.  “Old.  Older.” “But what does that mean?  Old is subjective. …

read more →

Book Review — Giddy Up, Girl! September 13, 2019

Giddy Up, Girl by Jeanie Brosius King is a story of grit and determination and, ultimately, inspiration.  Jeanie is the mistress, so to speak, of the Beautiful Network of Women (B-NOW)  Radio Show/Podcast and a life coach and speaker.  She hosts women’s retreats geared towards renewal and relaxation. This book is the written version of…

read more →

Trifocals September 8, 2019

If you’ve ever run into me at the grocery store on the weekends, you’ll know that I’m not a particularly vain person.  I don’t mind looking terrible in public if the situation allows.  On any given day there’s a 50/50 shot that my nails will be of raggedy lengths or that I might have an…

read more →

close

Contact


Search