Day 427: Lessons Learned From the Inside of A Nursing Home

What images come to mind when you think of the phrase nursing home? If you are anything like me some of them are probably pretty scary. When a veritable blizzard of events caused me to the age of 34, reside in a nursing home for almost 3 months I was petrified. However, I would not... Continue Reading →

Day 424: Piers Morgan Jeers at Daniel Craig for Babywearing, Guess What Piers, It’s Good For the Kid, Who Asked You Anyway?

Piers Morgan is a jerk.  I know  some of you may be thinking, "tell me something I didn't know," while others are just staring blankly, "who is that?" In  America, he's known as being the other snarky British guy on America's Got Talent.  To be honest, I'm not quite sure why he is well known in Britan.... Continue Reading →

Day 420: Bookmail, Two for One Edition

So I just got my last book from my book subscription, Letters from Skye by Jessica Brockmole. I am also still reading my third book Ron Chernow's biography of Alexander Hamilton but it turned out to be quite the tome so I am taking breaks and reading lighter things to give myself a rest. I will... Continue Reading →

Day 417: Same Song, Second Verse?

May is my birthday month but if I'm being honest I'm not terribly optimistic. I had a rough time of it last year around this time and things seem to be playing variations on the same theme.Such is life I suppose. Don't get me wrong small positive things have happened but given how quickly things... Continue Reading →

Day 414: To the Young People Who March, Keep It Up

I'm sitting here listening to the  Hamilton soundtrack again. It's one of the playlists that gets put on repeat when I am contemplative, maybe because that mood often leads to writing.I've watched the reactions to the young people taking on the issue of gun control because our government doesn't see the deaths of young people from gun violence as an... Continue Reading →

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