The Bright Side

We all have little fantasies that get us through our days... I hope it’s not just me. One of mine, not the one where I’m a pirate, is that I am French. It’s not a goal, those are attainable, it's a fantasy, like being a pirate. I mastered pirate, the language, decades ago. Avast ye, … Continue reading The Bright Side

Many Thanks Donald, for the Women

“No-one has benefited more from our thriving economy than women who filled 58% of the newly created jobs last year...." ~Donald J Trump, during his last State of the Union Address In response, the group of newly appointed women of congress in the audience stood applauding and cheering each other chanting: "USA! USA!" "...And exactly … Continue reading Many Thanks Donald, for the Women

Counting Down

There are two days left until I take my middle child—thing two—to school. To part with two of my three children this month has been beyond intense, and if I weren't so overwhelmed with the logistics of the process: shopping, packing, planning, working, traveling, I'd probably be in search of matching slacks for my straight jacket.  … Continue reading Counting Down

Dreams Without Traveling

"Never did the world make a queen of a girl who hides in houses and dreams without traveling." ~ Roman Payne, The Wanderess This monarch's dreams It seems  Are deficient With business travel  I'm unraveled  sufficient...(ly) I'll hide in my home Content on my throne  A respite voyage  would be inefficient  __________________________ June 24, 2016, … Continue reading Dreams Without Traveling