Some of you will be too young to remember taking a crisp white piece of paper and rolling it into a typewriter, snapping the guide bar over it, the ratcheting sound of rolling it into place to begin your first sentence…… Continue reading
Wow! Election year certainly seems to get a whole lot of people fired up emotionally, doesn’t it? Every four years I go into this thinking, “This year it’ll be different, people are older, wiser, and no one I know is going to get emotionally caught up in this.” Yep. You guessed it. Every four years I am wrong. Continue reading
Tragedy strikes again.
People’s lives changed forever by loss.
The same old arguments ensue. Blame Continue reading
As I sit here, suffering from a summer cold (blechkt! the worst!) I have solved the world energy crisis.
Now that I have the perfect fuel and the free source…I need an inventor or inventors who can figure out the specifics. Continue reading
This morning, (at the time I began writing this) a friend posted something on Facebook that reminded me of a topic I wanted to blog about earlier (I get sidetracked easily)…I will post the link to this blog to her Facebook post Continue reading
For months I’ve been noticing these terribly garish whiter than white smiles. They are unnatural and terrible. I want to grab the people wearing them and scream, “Stop it! Stop ruining your looks! You look like a freak with that ghoulish white grin!” But Continue reading
Do you remember when grownups would ask you, “What do you want to be when you grow up?”
That puts a lot of pressure on some children, those serious little souls who contemplate adult matters at a very young age. Some children look back blankly because hey!, what are you talking about? They’re just trying to figure out if they are allowed to put that boogie under the arm of the couch since they aren’t allowed to eat it….after all, they are kids Continue reading
Every now and then I read something so well written that I am ashamed of myself for not having written it. The woman who wrote the article I will link to is one of those, as is the man who introduces her article. She nails my thoughts on this whole transgender/bathroom freak-out far too many American’s are embroiled in at the time.
I’ve actually lost friends over this debate, Continue reading
Over eleven years ago I spent nearly a month having a visitor every night after I’d gone to sleep. It felt as if I was falling asleep and immediately being met by a beautiful little girl with dark golden curls and grey eyes who called me “grandma”. She was such a lively little thing, full of energy and excitement. She would grab my hand and Continue reading