I have some friends and relatives who are quite a bit older than myself. We all live in the Southern United States. Some of these older friends and relatives are making some choices that astound me. As I have gotten older, I realize from time to time, that I cannot do some of the things […]Read more "Aging and Changing"
It has been quite some time since I have blogged. Thank you to all my friends who have followed me and kept in touch with Twitter and Facebook. At the end of September I became very sick with bronchitis and fluid in my lungs. That knocked me down for a few weeks. Then, I got […]Read more "Back in the Saddle"
I have a cousin, a wonderful, talented girl. She doesn’t have to have a regular job, but earns a little money playing music from time to time. She recently typed a post that stated that people lived well and had good times in the Great Depression. Her grandparents’ – if they were still living – […]Read more "Happiness"
I am now old. 60 years old. By the time a person gets to this stage in life they have seen how things got to where they are now, if they have a functioning brain. I have seen many changes in health care. I have been a Registered Nurse 31 years, and a Certified Registered […]Read more "Reduced Efficiency"
I have a cousin, a wonderful musician and human in general, who is fixated on the Civil War. He has had a Confederate soldier uniform, and participated in Civil War reenactments with others. The Civil War was a terrible chapter in American history. 600,000 Americans died. 2/3 from infections acquired from minor injuries. This is […]Read more "Living in the Past"
I recently got married, for the 3rd time, to a wonderful woman. We combined our households, to a small extent. My new wife has boxes of belongings in the garage which she thinks she might need at some point in the future. We recently gave away a few things to a young woman who is […]Read more "Human Faults, Some"
Even though the next presidential election is more than a year away, we are inundated with political candidates already. I wish someone would keep track of how many millions of dollars will be spent until election day. It’s hard to keep track of exactly how many candidates there are presently. I think there are 17 […]Read more "American Circus"