Author Archives: Waldo "Wally" Tomosky

About Waldo "Wally" Tomosky

I am proud of my work life (not the jobs, just the work).  Bait monger  Lawn mower  Paper boy  Windshield cleaner in a drive-in theater (if you don't know what a drive-in theater is there is no sense in you reading any farther)  Snack shack janitor in a drive in theater (ditto for drive-in theater)  Milling machine clean-up boy in a tool and die shop  Plastic injection press operator  Centurion in the US Army  Factory hand  Apprentice boy  Tool and die maker  Software user manual writer  Computer programmer  Ex-patriate par excellence  Engineering manager  Software test manager  Retiree  University administrator  System analyst  Retiree (2nd try)  Licensed amateur paleontologist  Retiree (3rd try)  Shovel bum (archaeology)  Retiree (4th try)  Delivery driver  Retiree (5th try)  Graduate student (skipped AA and BA due to the level of difficulty)  Retiree (finally got the drift of it) I have been writing for fourteen years and have fifteen books on Amazon/Kindle. Some horror, some twisted, some experimental, some essay and a few historical. I think that now I will really, really, really retire and just write. Lets see if I can do retirement correctly this time!


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As the snow melted away in Boston, Massachusetts it remained deep in the Berkshire Mountain areas to the west. State Troopers and The Wildlife department joined together to…

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I had heard the story once or twice before. I believe the first time was on a park bench beside the Red Robin Diner in Johnson City, New York.   The second time surprised me because of my location. I … Continue reading

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  THE AQUARIUS Jan 21-Feb 19   Friendly and humanitarian Honest and loyal Original and inventive Independent and intellectual   Intractable and contrary Perverse and unpredictable Unemotional and detached   HOW WEIRD IS THIS? A real Aquarius that plays an … Continue reading

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    Diplomatic and urbane Romantic and charming Easygoing and sociable Idealistic and peaceable   Indecisive and changeable Gullible and easily influenced Flirtatious and self-indulgent   Hello. Thanks for agreeing to meet me. Good afternoon sir. It is totally my … Continue reading

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      I received a telegram from Jock Crimmins a few years ago. He said he was doing fine and that Albany is still in the same mess it was a century ago; and will probably be in the … Continue reading

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  The Dynamic Duo VirgoAug 22-Sep 23 Modest and shy Meticulous and reliable Practical and diligent Intelligent and analytical   Fussy and a worrier Overcritical and harsh Perfectionist and conservative HENRY LEE LUCAS Lucas said he attacked his mother only in … Continue reading

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So you claim to be a Leo? Yes, and I am damn proud of it too. Do you know what they say the traits of a Leo are? No, not really. Generous and warmhearted, Creative and enthusiastic, Broad-minded and expansive, … Continue reading

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