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21 May 19
Reflections & Connections

In April, there were a couple weeks where at the end of each day, I felt useless…purposeless, no matter how much I had accomplished that day. May has brought a repeated feeling of defeat. Not so much the cha-cha of two steps forward and one step back, but two steps forward and an Acme anvil […]

21 May 19
Musings, Moments, Memories, and More

I was admonished –  gracefully but firmly admonished and the rumblings of an idea that had been ruminating in me for many months, suddenly rose to a new status.   I was in transition. An empty nest, retirement, a move to a new community and the tumult of losing my mother were only the outward … Continue reading Tell Your Story

21 May 19
My Natural CBD

In 2009, a handful of CBD-rich cannabis strains were discovered serendipitously in Northern California, America’s cannabis breadbasket, where certified patients could access medical marijuana legally. Thus began a great laboratory experiment in democracy involving CBD-rich cannabis therapeutics. The advent of whole plant CBD-rich oil as a grassroots therapeutic option has changed the national conversation about cannabis. It’s no longer […]

21 May 19
PiddleTwiddle

David McCullough is an admired author as is C. S. Lewis.  Their capacity to tell stories is anchored in a foundation of knowledge.  Within their being also exists free access to the Oxford Dictionary of the English Language.  Their writing is pleasurable to read, but not at all times.  C. S. Lewis finds his way […]

21 May 19
nolathompson

noun, the use of irony to mock or convey contempt. synonyms: derision, mockery, ridicule, satire, irony, scorn, sneering, scoffing, taunting. “Sarcasm is the lowest form of wit but the highest form of intelligence.” Oscar Wilde definition of sarcasm: a sharp and often satirical or ironic utterance designed to cut or give pain. If I were […]