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Archived Post January 2009

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January 7, 2009

Follow January 2009 Happy Birthday Luis!    “Luckily, we had brought plates, silver, linen, blankets, and ashtrays with us from the States, and we were able to shop for American goods at the embassy PX.” ~ Julia Child ~                                                             My Life in France           The after Christmas cleaning is finished. ...
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Archived Post December 2008

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December 6, 2008

Follow December 2008 Family The family.  We were a strange little band of characters trudging through life sharing diseases and toothpaste, coveting one another’s desserts, hiding shampoo, borrowing money, locking each other out of our rooms, inflicting pain and kissing to heal it in the same instant, loving, laughing, defending, and...
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Archived Post November 2008

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November 7, 2008

Follow November 2008 Still Dreaming         Not only is another world possible, she is on her way. On a quiet day, I can hear her breathing     ~ Suzanna Arundhati Roy ~             We have come to Washington D.C., on our annual road trip to New England, for Thanksgiving.  This year, we...
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Archived Post October 2008

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October 7, 2008

Follow October 2008  There are no Foregone Conclusions Go Vote Even if You are Voting for the Other Side   Independence Hall, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, the room where the Declaration of Independence was born “Dewey Defeats Truman” The Chicago Daily Tribune – November 4, 1948             President Harry S. Truman has always...
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Archived Post September 2008

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September 7, 2008

Follow In Memoriam David Paul Cooper     “‘Can you not drive off death?  I will give all my possessions for a moment more of time.’  Queen Elizabeth of England cried out to her maids of honor, on her deathbed.”   When Death Comes by Keith Harris             Once again, I...
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Archived Post August 2008

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August 6, 2008

Follow A Hero Where have all the good men gone, and where are all the gods? Where’s the street-wise Hercules to fight the rising odds? Isn’t there a white knight upon a fiery steed? Late at night I toss and I turn and I dream of what I need. I need...
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Archived Post May 2008

Follow Happy Birthday Israel!               By the rivers of Babylon we sat and wept when we remembered Zion. There on the poplars we hung our harps, for there our captors asked us for songs, our tormentor demanded songs of joy; they said, “Sing us one of the songs of Zion!”  ...
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Archived Post April 2008

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April 1, 2008

Follow April 2008 Sweetie Okay – What About Boy?  You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life. ~ Sir Winston Churchill ~ The Democratic National Party wrote Kate last week asking for money.  I am certain they wrote her, in response to my recent...
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Archived Post March 2008

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March 7, 2008

Follow March 2008 Hallowed Ground Here beside a great oak tree I counted the corpses of fifteen men… The blue and the gray were mingled together… It was no uncommon thing to see the bodies of Federal and Confederate lying side by side as though they had bled to death while...
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Archived Post February 2008

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February 4, 2008

Follow February 2008 Does Failure Negate the Attempt? “Tis a lesson you should heed, Try, try again.  If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.  ~ W. E. Hickson ~ I started this article, several weeks back, writing: I voted for Rudy.  I was not sure until the moment I...
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