Author’s Note: I humbly submit February’s edition of Cait Gordon’s 2020 Flash Fiction Challenge,‘ featuring a field as this month’s setting, the object is a beard trimmer, and the genre is a mystery – all in 1000 words. Thanks for reading and enjoy! A nightmare jolted Daryl awake in mid-snore at 3:15 a.m. Monday morning. He stretched … More A Fox in the Field
Author’s Note: I humbly submit February’s edition of Cait Gordon’s 2020 Flash Fiction Challenge,‘ featuring a mausoleum as this month’s setting, the object is a pair of goggles, and the genre is goth romance – all in 1000 words. Thanks for reading and enjoy! BTW: I have no clue what is goth romance! : ) Lifelong friends … More A Grave Encounter
Day 100 of 100 Days Dissatisfaction- 2018 Edition Done for another year dudes and dudettes, and what a day to end my dissatisfaction posts! Our government finally delivered on an “important” electoral promise, and looking forward to increased revenue due to higher Doritos sales, peace and love to flow through our land, and a new … More 100 Days of Dissatisfaction – 2018 Edition
Day 1 of 100 Days of Dissatisfaction – 2017 Edition Great to kick off this year’s dissatisfaction on the first day of Lent. I don’t practice this tradition, but wifey does. Typically, the Tuesday before lent, for tradition’s sake, we eat pancakes. Last night, we ran out or milk, so we had pizza instead. Hard … More 100 Days of Dissatisfaction – 2017 Edition
I am the king of Facebook friends! I have a whopping 154! Down from over 250 five years ago! I am THE poster child for Facebook popularity. My general rule of thumb on Facebook is that if we have met and get along, you can join the Bruce Gordon dissatisfaction show. If we have not met, … More How to Win Friends and Influence People – on Facebook
After 100 days of being dissatisfied last year, I am starting off a 2016 edition, so if you unfollow me, please be sure to re-follow in September. Day 1 of 100 days of dissatisfaction – 2016 Edition Got a promotion YAY! Got my first pay check, and according to our new Phoenix system (all you … More 100 Days of Dissatisfaction – 2016 Edition
Growing up, I could not drink milk. The smell, and the taste, really made me wretch. Ever seen a group of kids when one throws up, they all do? That would be me that started that chain, and it usually would happen when the free milk was distributed! I was not quite as weak stomached … More What is Up with Yogurt?
Who can be dissatisfied with music? Well, I have been playing guitar on and off for 30 years, and well, it has been more “off” than “on”. I pretty much completely stopped playing 4 years ago, and figured I needed a kick-start. So here was my indulgent challenge, to record 100 riffs in 100 days that … More 100 Days of Guitar Riffs
Music is so subjective. Why is it that when I hear a sustained note on David Gilmour’s (of Pink Floyd) guitar it brings a tear to my eye, and yet when I hear the repeated loops and processed vocals of any song in our current top 40, I want to repeatedly run into a brick … More Shut that NOISE!
Welcome to the inaugural post of my new blog site, dissatisfiedbruce.com. I have been blogging on and off for the past few years, mostly as an exercise to practice my written communication and to offer some “life” reflections. Thanks to all those who have read my posts in the past and encouraged my writing. I am … More The Shadow Knows – Launch of dissatisfiedbruce