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An Unpolished Salmagundi

I know, I know. There hasn’t been a post in a while. Have no fear, a new blog is here! My brain has kinda been all over the place in the last several weeks. Like a mishmash. In the past when I’ve written in scatterbrain form I’ve called it An Unpolished Potpourri or An Unpolished … Continued

Need vs. Want

On my morning Internet surf, I stumbled upon something unpolishedly insightful. I stumbled upon a poem by an anonymous writer; a personal expression of one’s needs versus wants. It kinda felt like a mental tongue twister; A riddle of sorts. Brain snack, right? A little nourishment for the mind? The poem provoked me to reflect … Continued

Are You There Seth? It's Me, Silver.

Oh Hey Seth.  Its Me, Silver.  You know, the blogger?  From Boca?  The one who invited your wife Lauren and you to my home?  For lunch?  To help raise money for Hilarity For Charity?   Remember? Yah, well it’s me, Silver Unpolished; just checking in! So listen… November 12th, 2015 is right around the corner; … Continued

Straight Outta Sunday Smorgasbord

And so it goes. Another week over. Done. In the books. For me, it was a hectic one but aren’t all my weeks hectic? Here’s a little debriefing of some of the unpolishedness. 1.  Fourth Grade Math Is Straight Outta Confusing When it comes to fourth grade math, it’s a good thing my kid doesn’t … Continued

Dear Seth Rogen… Will You Join Me For Lunch?

JUST TO LET YOU KNOW…  I invited Seth Rogen to join me for lunch at my house.  Yep, THAT Seth Rogen.  The funny Seth Rogen.  The famous Seth Rogen.  The one from the movies.  The Seth Rogen who’s a major stoner and doesn’t apologize for smoking a shitload of dope.  The Seth Rogen who’s been cracking … Continued

Today's Trigger: There's Nothing Fun About A Gun

Did you know the United States has more deaths from gun related incidents than any other nation?  Did you know more than 32,000 people per year are killed by guns in our country?  Did you know according to an article written by Adrienne LaFrance for The Atlantic and republished in Forbes, more people now die … Continued

After The Laughter

JUST TO LET YOU KNOW…. I like to believe laughter is the best medicine.  I like to believe laughter always helps; and I like to believe laughter makes everything better no matter what the situation. Sometimes I’m wrong.  Sometimes life slaps us in the face and we’re hit with a huge fist of shit that … Continued

It's An Honor Just To Be Nominated

That’s what the losers say, right?  The ones who don’t win.  “Oh it’s okay.  Really.  I’m good.  It’s fine.  Honestly yes, I’m okay.  I’m totally and completey cool about it.  It’s an honor just to be nominated.” WHAT A LOAD OF UNPOLISHED BULLSHIT! How great would it be if the loser said out loud what … Continued

Ten Tips To Prepare For THE UNPOLISHED REENTRY

So we were having dinner with close friends who were expecting their first child.  All was right in the world as we ordered our drinks and threw in a request for Houston’s famous spinach and artichoke dip.  We raised up three alcoholic beverages and one glass of water as we toasted to the future baby on … Continued