Tag: James R. Campbell

My Nicotine Life: The End Result

by James R. Campbell I am writing this piece in hopes of reaching others who smoke, and those who are former smokers. I would like to begin by bringing the readers up to date on my latest visit with Dr.…

Garden Memories

by James R. Campbell I remember the time when we could get fresh produce from a garden. Although it was many years ago, it seems like only yesterday.  Rarely, if ever, do we get fresh produce like that today. When…

Life Is Too Short For This

by James R. Campbell A typical afternoon passes quietly. A good nap never hurts, generally, it’s anywhere from one to two and a half hours. Lunch was good, on any given day, it may be beef and bean burritos with…

Trash Detail

by James R. Campbell Yesterday, my aunt came home from her daycare job and found me pulling weeds out of the flower bed. It was trash day. I have always looked forward to getting the trash out of the house.…

The Life and Times of Gidget

by James R. Campbell I have received many wonderful Christmas presents from my family. Among these, the gift I received on Christmas Eve of 2005 stands out. I got many nice gifts that year; a salt lamp, a new reversible…

No Laughing Matter

by James R. Campbell On Saturday, March 5, 1988, The Movie Channel featured the Bill Cosby Special, “Bill Cosby Himself.” I must admit, it was quite a performance. It was the very first time in my life that I have…