Category Archives: Politics

The Past

i read a colleague’s blog — he talked about the importance of nostalgia in one’s life. it reinforced my past and present and supported my thoughts that i’ll be o.k. i live in the past right now as i try … Continue reading

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Mr. Mandela

I knew the passing of Nelson Mandela was imminent, however, i didnt realize the impact it would have on me…..I am in awe of his grace, dignity, power and life…. I was living in D.C. When he was released…..i remember … Continue reading

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Paul Walker

Paul Walker was a big man who loved simplicity. He performed acts of kindness all of the time….he purchased an engagement ring for a couple who could not afford….the fiance had just returned from Iraq…. Today a gentleman in town … Continue reading

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Is Jeopardy relevant?

they watch jeopardy…put up with Alex’s attitude….and come back for more…. he has the answers in front of him…has developed a French accident forgetting he use to host “high rollers”… demographics are over 70 and you can’t interrupt when Alex … Continue reading

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Leave Obamacare alone!

O.K…so it isn’t working — can we give it a chance?  The politics of politics is killing our country — oh, for the days of crossing the isle.  All those detractors — do you have better ideas?  The 24 hour media cycle is … Continue reading

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Freedom

Complete freedom

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D.C. guns and the woman driver

not sure why they had to kill her….. men with guns…. yes, she was erratic, however, a bit of men being men? blow out the tires….don’t blow out her brains… talking heads are out of control with chatter….coulda, shoulda…they don’t … Continue reading

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Mom and Dad

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Congressional Tales

Disappointed in form letters and history lessons from our congressional representatives….. Thank you for contacting me to express your concern over the possible use of military force against the Syrian regime. As you are aware, on August 21st the Syrian … Continue reading

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Aging in America

I’m learning the art of caregiving……yikes! keep smiling ….. don’t count on siblings…. be happy you made the commitment…. be sad you are alone….. be grateful you are giving back…. wish you saved money to contribute…. smile and laugh….. wonder … Continue reading

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