Category Archives: Noise

Urban Noise is a harbinger of the decay of Civilization. It is The Wrong Kind of Freedom.

The Mad Bomber

Daily I find myself in two constant states; simultaneously one of both composition and decomposition. Getting old, my body is quite naturally in a state of slow decomposition while my mind on the other hand is forever aswirl in a … Continue reading

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Winter Musings

All the trees are now bare of leaves. It’s gotten colder and very windy of late. I’m thinking I’ll have to hire a squirrel to get that noisy plastic shopping bag out of yonder tree.

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What’s the Buzz?

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Keep the noise down; I’m tryin’ to sleep.

I suppose it’s only appropriate that I write a war story on Memorial Day. Over the years I’ve had this habit of reacting to loud, sharp, and sudden noises by saying: “Hey! Keep the noise down; I’m trying to sleep!” … Continue reading

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Damned By Faint Praise

The neighborhood is in flux with people frequently moving in and out. Most of these tired old houses are now rental units. We just got some new neighbors. As I see it, three ear-piercingly squeaky-voiced little girls beats a pair … Continue reading

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What Happens When Spider-Man Blows A Fart

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Sometimes Houses Make Funny Noises

Houses sometimes make funny noises in extremely cold weather. In extreme cold wooden members can swell, shrink, twist or creak. Sidings made of steel, aluminum and other material will buckle, bend and pop. Screws, but especially rusty nails, will back … Continue reading

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