White Shirt or Blue Sweater

Choices and the decisions they become I like choices…for the most part. It is scary to think of life without them because that would mean a straight line with no curves or angles. Variation start at birth when we are given the option of accepting milk and schmoozing with the giver or rejecting it andContinue reading “White Shirt or Blue Sweater”

Finish This Proverb

I stole this directly from Janis Ian’s post on Facebook. What insight indeed!! A 1st grade school teacher had twenty-six students in her class. She presented each child in her classroom the 1st half of a well-known proverb and asked them to come up with the remainder of the proverb… It’s hard to believe theseContinue reading “Finish This Proverb”

My September 11, 2001

On September 11, 2001 I was in the Masai Mara Reserve in Kenya, Africa, on a safari with two friends.  The following are abbreviated notes from my journal starting that day. Note: Kenya time is 8 hours ahead of the U.S. Tuesday: Up at 5 a.m. for the balloon ride. Stars still covered the sky. PassedContinue reading “My September 11, 2001”


Those were the days ~Does anyone else miss having to sign your name on a library card to check a book out? Without that guide I find myself checking out the same ones and discovering the fact about five pages in. And it is worse with the books on tape  and a mystery for a roadContinue reading “Snippets”

WHAT is it then??

One of the minuses to aging are the changes to my body. I’m talking beyond the sagging neck skin, age spots by the dozen and face wrinkles whether you frown or smile. Bumps and tiny growths all over the place; some here for a short time, others settle in for the long haul. Joints now crackle, snapContinue reading “WHAT is it then??”