Posts Tagged ‘soap operas’

Time off

April 25, 2012

Every day August “naps” (whether he chooses to sleep is his decision) from about 12:30pm to at least 2:30pm depending on whether he falls asleep.  Some days he’s in there for three hours, some days it’s close to four, but he’s always in there for at least two.  So this begs the question, what the hell do I do with my “time off”?  Fuck, if I know. (more…)

All My Children countdown

September 22, 2011

Only one more day to go for the soap opera that has been around since the early 1970’s.  Erica Kane will soon fade from memories, and the next generation of children will probably never know what the word “soap opera” or “All My Children” means.  That’s probably for the best. (more…)

My dirty little secret

August 24, 2011

I’ve been watching All My Children, the soap opera, off and on since I was about twelve years old.  As my mother tells the story, there was one summer we had a babysitter who stayed with us all day long, and instead of bringing us to the pool or the playground, we stayed inside and watched the ABC soap operas for three hours straight.  My sister got hooked on General Hospital, and All My Children was my thing. (more…)