Between You and Me, God ~Pro-Choice vs. Pro-Life

Good afternoon, God, While I have written to you in my private journal, this would be the first time going public with my thoughts, if in truth I do finally press the “publish” button. Might still chicken out and keep under the radar just because this is such a contentious and fraught-filled topic. I can […]

Opinion: Mine on Gun Control

I confess to feeling a bit frosty and hostile towards the latest push for gun control. Gun control for whom, against whom and by whom? “We have got to do SOMETHING!” Yeah? Like you did with Obamacare where Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, said, “But we have to pass the bill so that you […]

Plot of Earth – Do Not Go Gently …Without Your Friends

Daily Prompt Challenge: Plot of Earth: You’re given a plot of land and have the financial resources to do what you please. What’s the plan? My plot of land is about 50 acres, give or take a bushel or two, with all the appropriate appurtances, i.e., it has water, a river, good soil, a good […]

Info Maven – In Praise of Excellence – Products I rave about…

I wanted to write a fresh post today, but what was on my mind was a reminder to tell my brother about a new product I had found that was fantastic. I had the same conversation about a different product while at my dentist two weeks ago. I think I fall somewhere between a Maven […]

Valentine’s Day ~ Setting the Bed on Fire

Is it really a good Valentine’s Day if you haven’t set the bed on fire? That’s my standard these days. The last time I celebrated Valentine’s Day in a truly exuberant way it involved other people delivering letters with directions, five lovely flower bouquets, individual fresh rose pedals strewn on the staircase to my apartment […]

News of the Day – violence, guns, and other things

kids, school, bullying, 5’2 vs. any man, hot topics, PTSD, Benghzi, Mali, Al Qaeda, AQIM, etc…. I am a news junkie.  I follow the news every hour I am awake via the radio, TV, the internet.  Most often, I don’t comment or write analysis, but if you asked me what was going on, I could […]