Holy cow! I am by no means a political junkie. I think I’m fairly informed on what’s going on. I’m aware of all the same-ole, same-ole bullcrap that goes on within both parties, but, boy….this election??!?! Can it get any crazier? Can there be any more dirt, corruption and skeeviness (sp?) waiting for us? Are … More Who knew we’d come to this?
Today will be another abbreviated post. Keeping my commitment to daily writing. I’m tired though, a little buzzed and in a bit of pain so it won’t be long. Went to Millersville today to meet a pal and her friend as they spent about an hour with their dogs training for an agility test next … More Sheep and Dogs
Ok. What do I write about today? It’s 6:45 on a Friday night and I’m sitting at my laptop wondering what the heck I should type out. My husband’s in the next room playing a video game, one of the dogs is under my feet, and the other is plopped down next to me. The … More Friday
Today I witnessed a discussion between a group of young adults about the minimum wage. Most (all) of these young adults were white, middle class, suburbanites. I was appalled by their complete lack of empathy for those struggling within our society. The sense of “They should just work more” or “They should just get an … More Where’s the Empathy?
The above graphic was posted on Facebook by a friend of mine. I read it early last week, and it’s been rattling around in my mind since then. I had to go back and read it a couple of times, and make sure that it was really there, that someone had really written those words, turned … More Brain Dump
Do you ever find yourself in a bad mood for no apparent reason? Just pissed off in general. I’m in one of those ‘spaces’ this evening. Had a pretty good day at work, had a decent drive home, dinner was ready in my new delayed time rice cooker, it is cooler out that it has … More Meh!
What a great hashtag. In case you don’t know, that’s what a stranger yelled at a man who was wielding a knife and attacked some people on a subway in London in the name of Allah. A stranger is heard yelling “You’re no Muslim bro!”. That four (well, five) little words say it all for … More #youaintnomuslimbro