Day: 08/20/2015

ROMANTIC SNOBBERY

It isn’t just culture that divides us into classes. What we watch on television, see in the movies, and read also puts us into a category, often unfairly by people who don’t “get” why we like what we like. I read… Read More ›

WHAT’S A HERO?

It was a rerun of an NCIS episode from a couple of years ago. The victim had given her life to protect others. “She didn’t have to do it,” McGee pointed out. “No,” said Gibbs. “She had a choice. That’s what… Read More ›

A PAINTED BOUQUET

Lately, the florists who have a concession at our grocery store have been experimenting with painting the big chrysanthemums. Sometimes, I’m not sure, but when there’s glitter as part of the paint job, it’s kind of hard to miss. I… Read More ›