FINALLY, THE LONG SHADOWY DAYS OF 2017 DRAW TO AN END

This year has felt like two years, at least on a national and political level. Frankly exhausting. If this were a person's life, I would be counseling them to try to put a lot less drama in their lives. This much angst isn't good for anyone, much less a country. But aside from the painful … Continue reading FINALLY, THE LONG SHADOWY DAYS OF 2017 DRAW TO AN END

THE BUSINESS OF JURIES

I've been frequently called to jury duty. It's the price you pay for voting because potential jurors get chosen from voter registration lists. I'm convinced they call us in alphabetical order. It's the only reason I can figure why Garry and I were called every few months. Good citizens that we are, we always showed up. Coincidentally, our … Continue reading THE BUSINESS OF JURIES

WATER WATER EVERYWHERE …

Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Water We live in a watershed. What, you ask, is a watershed? Well, in theory, all the world is a watershed, to some degree ... but technically, a watershed is an area of land where water arrives (as in from rain or snow-melt), then drains into a common outlet. Around here, that … Continue reading WATER WATER EVERYWHERE …