Chasing Dusk

“Do one thing every day that scares you.” ~Eleanor Roosevelt Thanks, Eleanor. If you are reading, this, you can assume I survived the night… Kill or bee killed. (Har har) My war has been with yellowjackets, not bees. Three days ago, I reached the end of my ‘how to kill yellowjacket wasps’ list. The last … Continue reading Chasing Dusk

Tranquility Interrupted

Claude Monet In a tranquil hamlet, a delicate kiss of warmth expressed by the solar sylph, mellowed by a temperate breeze, offers the palliative whisper of hyacinth and sweet lilies. Tiny buds of a thornless rose bush hold the promise that, with their bloom, will come an elucidation of the world’s mysteries. Claude Monet would … Continue reading Tranquility Interrupted

Scaravan… limerick

The Scaravan now TWO months away Fear and anguish... started yesterday “It is an invasion” Not one Caucasian! 4000 “thugs” the GOP say In this week before the election Be very afraid of infection Only GOP Can provide safety (Asylum is legal protection) With “Measles, syphilis, leprosy, Hmm... Smallpox, TB, shingles, HIV, That’s not enough? … Continue reading Scaravan… limerick

What is Going On at Berkeley? 

Prettily situated on the east side of the San Francisco Bay, The University of California, Berkeley is a prestigious school affiliated with over 70 Nobel Laureates whose areas of expertise include physics, chemistry, economics, and literature.  The school accepts only the brightest 17% of the population, and shakes down in-state residents for $35k while outsiders … Continue reading What is Going On at Berkeley? 

The Tax Refund and A Giant Tree

Once upon a time there was a taxpayer who received a tax refund. It seemed like a big tax refund, and it made the taxpayer very happy. Life with a refund was good for the taxpayer. What would the taxpayer do with the refund? The possibilities were endless: pay off a credit card, put a … Continue reading The Tax Refund and A Giant Tree

Missile Strike Target— The Public’s Perception

CNN has called Donald Trump "presidential" in the wake of his cruise missile attack on Syria. Fareed Zachariah, on CNN's "New Day" said on Friday: "I think Donald Trump became president of the United States last night, I think this was actually a big moment." FOX called the missile strike a "success", and other FOX … Continue reading Missile Strike Target— The Public’s Perception