Vacation Over

Marge’s trip to Florida in the summer of ’78 is now over. She did a great job towing the trailer all the way down and back, to say nothing of living in it with the girls in the summer.   1,320 more words


Marge...a short story about a very brave sheep.

Marge came from a tough neighborhood.   A “bad” farm, everyone said.  She grew up fast and aggressive.  She didn’t like the way humans threw sheep to the ground and stole their coats.  263 more words



Friends of the Secret Keeper, I am writing this for Marge – or, as many of you know her, Jennifer/jennifer kiley/jk – because she cannot. 87 more words


Shawn MacKENZIE reblogged this on MacKENZIE's Dragon's Nest and commented:

Some of you may know Marge/Jennifer from her writing on Off the Rails. We've been together for forty-two years... Ups and downs, thick and thin. Words become inadequate.

What Happened to The Simpsons?

I have a few qualms about  The Simpsons, what happened to them? It used to be so good!

I guess after 29 seasons it would be hard to come up with original plots and jokes, so I won’t be too hard on them. 131 more words


one month in, one test down

To recap: I’m currently a first year nursing student in an ADN program. I have a bachelor’s degree in an unrelated field. I worked at a subsidiary of one of the largest companies in the world after college before realizing that I needed something more than a corporate job that rots my soul. 475 more words

10 Favorite (One Off) Simpsons Characters

By Jonathan Meisner 

The Simpsons is one of my favorite shows of all-time.

Growing up a kid of the 80’s and 90’s, I was there when it premiered on the Tracey Ullman show and while those first couple of years were a little shaky, at least in retrospect, it quickly began to find its groove and settle into a beautiful rhythm of mayhem, hijinks and hilarious quotes for days. 1,616 more words


Remembered & Reviewed #1 - The Simpsons Hit and Run

There’s something of a stigma towards video games that are a tie in to a popular movie or tv series. This is because many efforts are woeful messes that do nothing but damage to the franchise in question. 772 more words