Carrie Fisher and Life

Today, all vestiges of Christmas are being taken down and stored. Little Christmas trees that I made, that I loved making and have enjoyed having around, now move me backward. And I want to move forward. I hope you want to, too. The month of December has been a grand time to remember, reminisce, and…

Can War Have a Silent Night?

Yesterday was silly day. We covered things from sex to more Norwood shop talk to Mick Jagger, which led back to sex.   Today is different.   A friend of mine had mentioned to me the other day, to watch a Youtube of a group called “Celtic Thunder” sing a song called “Christmas 1915”.  …

Ready or Not … It’s Almost Thanksgiving

Great Green Bean Casserole, You know that Thanksgiving is near when you dream of rain being a gig undo green bean casserole being turned upside down in the sky and the raindrops appear as green beans and a smog layer of mushroom soup. The last few days, the last thing I tolerated was the thought…

Newsflash … Cabinet Appointees

Donald Trump has just appointed Walter Cronkite as Press Secretary. Pablo Escobar has been named Secretary of Defense Trump has given Hillary Clinton the nod as Attorney General. She can beg her pardon … when she burps. Health and Human Services Director will be Charlie Sheen. Please Congratulate Martha Stewart for her appointment as Secretary…

Great spitballs on the ceiling … someone better come and rescue Nick. Te house has turned into a forest of little Christmas trees. And we haven’t seen the kitchen counter for days. A week? That election and people acting like ham sandwiches. has cost me money. Why? Because they drove me to Distraction, and I…

Good to Go!

Five o’clock yesterday morning, I was up and working on my Christmas treasures, cleaning the house and girding my loins for my drive down to the surgeon’s in Charlotte.   It might not s… Source: Good to Go!

Good to Go!

Five o’clock yesterday morning, I was up and working on my Christmas treasures, cleaning the house and girding my loins for my drive down to the surgeon’s in Charlotte.   It might not sound like that would be a white knuckle experience, but that is only if you haven’t tried to drive from Clover to…

Oh Christmas Trees

Boy, am I having fun!   I have a friend that lives around the corner. When I had my gall bladder removed, because I needed a White Elephant Christmas Gift, she made and brought over a delicious quiche.   Another friend brought a delicious risotto dish, and another friend brought flowers.   Wasn’t that nice?…

It Was Fun To Be An American Today

Yes, the campaign was full of rancor, vitriol, half-truths, tattle-tailing and, yes, you know the drill.   But this morning, when I was in an unbelievably long line at the polls, it was a great and fun day to be an American.   When I got into that long line, I was giddy. All of…

Let’s Have a Chat

The sun is rising behind the those across the street. Believe it or not, that sun, which brings light and life to us, will still rise after tomorrow’s election. I know. I know. Half of the people will believe that a dark, horrendous, doomsday cloud is going to sweep in tomorrow, no matter which candidate…