Stan Beall

Making time

By STAN BEALL,

How many times have you looked at your watch (iPhone) today to see what time it was?  Did you take into account that the seconds you waste looking at the time you could be doing something productive?  No?  Neither did I; what’s up with that?  I quit wearing a watch about 10 y

Just let them play ball

By STAN BEALL,

A quick disclaimer before I go any further with this column…it is not about you, so please do not think I am directing it at anyone in particular, which I probably am, but still, it is probably not about you.  I cover sports on all fronts for our small hometown newspaper and

A red bug melody

By STAN BEALL,

To all creatures, big or small, and to the two or three readers of my column, I send my greetings and salutations for your unending faithfulness to reading the words that are set before you most weeks in my column.  Many times I just sit down and say to myself, “What in the w

Tiny elbows

By STAN BEALL,

Last week I talked about the “nothing-box,” but this week I would like to dive off into the ability to doze off, anywhere.  It came to my attention that I might need to expand a little further into the dozing off phenomena after I watched an advertisement on TV about this poo

Nothing, nothing at all

By STAN BEALL,

More often than not we try really hard to be happy when we would just really rather be in a “nothing” mode for the moment, which is “happy” for me the more I think about it.  In fact, women find this hard to understand, but we men can just sit and think about “nothing,” which

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