Monthly Archives: May 2012

Who paid for your holiday?

We went in and right back out of our favorite main-drag restaurant yesterday, where people were backed up to the door. Today there wasn’t a parking place to be had around another eating place, and we were forced to settle … Continue reading

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No one stands for me

This June 5, I’ll be doing one of the most painful things I’ve ever done. I’ll be voting. I used to love to vote. I loved exercising my “civic responsibility.” I loved being part of the democratic process. I loved … Continue reading

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Choosing the right life lens

It’s been sunny outside all day, but I’m seeing the world through gray-colored glasses. I’m not sad, nor was I unusually happy when I was using the rose-colored specs in March. It all has to do with photography, and with … Continue reading

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