Author Archives: A Simple Village Undertaker

About A Simple Village Undertaker

I am just a simple, village undertaker living in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA who likes to share the view out of my window.

For Justice . . .

. . . we must go to Don Corleone”.   Earlier today, I was alerted that one of my  favorite movies, The Godfather was released 45 years ago, yesterday on  March 24th, 1972. This afternoon, it plays as background music … Continue reading

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An Idea To Be Pondered

And unlike the ice cream version, the whiskey version could be a year round endeavor. This might be a less stressful version of earning a living. Initial market research indicates  my first route should be in the area of Granville, … Continue reading

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On Truth

“A man was meant to be doubtful about himself, but be undoubting about the truth; this has been exactly reversed”  G. K. Chesterton How true. How sadly true.

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Business 101

I bet there is some writer at the Harvard Business Review who when they see this, wishes they came up with this quote. “The key to being a good manager is keeping the people who hate me away from those … Continue reading

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Everybody Knows Somebody Like This, Right?

We all know at least one person like this, right?  

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Another Voice Silenced

It is with sadness that I confirmed the death of a blogger that I read almost daily and referenced many times over the years. Gerard Vlemmings started The Presurfer Blog back in  September of 2000 and that made him an … Continue reading

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Staying Put For Now

It seems that we have been thrown a few innings worth of curve balls this week and my trip to NJ  has to be postponed.  Hopefully, I can make it next week, but that is still up in the air. … Continue reading

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