It started innocently enough. Brother Bill was coming into my neck of the woods for a high school reunion. He […]
gizzylawI am a retired criminal defense attorney. My days are filled with music, dogs, weaving, family and friends. I am a conundrum. I haven't figure me out yet. These are my thoughts.
We have a very nice back deck. The view from it is spectacular and calming. There are giant oak trees […]
I am BACK!!!!
Wondering where I was? So was I. Talkin’ to Myself had a forced hiatus. For a very good reason! I […]
My Name is Robert
He was a huge man. Well over 6 feet high and well over 200 pounds. His voice had the deep […]
Orange is not a color to me. It is a smell. I was born in a town surrounded by orange […]
REBLOG—-DEMOCRACY STARTS ON THE PLAYGROUND – BY ELLIN CURLEY — Serendipity – Seeking Intelligent Life on Earth
I never thought that parenting practices could have a direct effect on the health and functionality of our democracy, yet that was the thesis of an article in the Sunday New York Times on Sept. 1, 2018. The article, by Jonathan Haidt and Greg Lukianoff, is called “How to Play Our Way To A Better Democracy” […]
The piece of paradise that we call home is also home to a lot of critters. We hear coyotes at […]
Coffee That simple stimulant that has saved the world (or at least the one I live in) from total annihilation. […]
It starts without any notice. The timing is off, the voltage is wrong, the receptor cell is blocked. Something like […]
This morning felt like fall. Almost cold, very bright and gently quiet. Except for the whining of dogs. A quick […]