Author: Sally Franz

Sally Franz and her third husband live on the Olympic Peninsula. She has two daughters, a stepson, and three grandchildren. Sally is the author of several humor books including Scrambled Leggs: A Snarky Tale of Hospital Hooey and The Baby Boomer’s Guide to MenopauseShe hosts a local radio humor segment, “Baby Boomer Humor with Sassy Sally”.

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Just for a Lark

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Have you ever wondered how the names for groups of animals came into existence? Wonder no more. Take pride in […]

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Hold Your Horses

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I just received a letter from the National Zoo Keepers Association. Wow, I never knew there was such a thing. […]

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Wild Flowers

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I am on a kick of looking at how we humans agree to certain classifications. No matter what your background, […]

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Blood Lines

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You know that kid in Biology who loved to prick everyone’s finger to get that drop of blood for the […]

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A Quantum Leap

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I have been on a riff about how people organize themselves into professional and interest groups. Just to remind myself […]

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Adults as Children

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I decided to take art lessons recently. Now being a right brained person I have done this throughout my life. […]

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Dust to Dust

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Vacuuming and dusting always killed me. I have always hated it. I will clean dishes, straighten the place, decorate, make […]

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Hair!

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I remember the musical Hair. Ah, how I delighted in my hair back in the 60s and 70s. “Hair down […]

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Movie Trailers

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A big shout out and sincere thank you to Hollywood movie trailer producers. While some people resent being shamelessly sold […]

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Things We Collect

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My sister lives alone. Well, she was all alone up until a month ago. Then some mother cat left her […]

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Science I Forgot

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I think knowledge is like riding a bicycle, if you aren’t using it regularly you fall off and forget how […]

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Ok Google

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“Danger Will Robinson!” spouted Robot B-9. Lost in Space was fantasy meets pop-culture in 1965. It was poorly written barely […]

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Mad at Madison Avenue

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The following is the note I received from my medical center aka local office of a National Cartel. This begs […]