Tenterhooks, those hooks that hold fabric over the "tent" during manufacture? Not what's on my mind. I'm much more worried about what is going on with my country and it is scaring me half to death. Not just scary, though. Horribly depressing. Now that I've said that, I'm going to make an effort to return … Continue reading TENTERHOOKS? IT’S SO MUCH WORSE THAN THAT!
This year, finally, I added lights to our tiny tree. I wanted them before, but they were always too expensive. This year, I bought 6 sets of tiny LED lights for about $4. I wrapped them around the tree ... and now, the tree is just right. It needed some lights. I have only used … Continue reading UP THE CHRISTMAS TREE
BLACK & WHITE SUNDAY: TEXTURE - THE BOOTS OF WINTER
Roommates, by Rich Paschall, a roommate in the dark At some point you may have had a roommate other than your parents and siblings. They do not count for this consideration as you did not pick them. You had to deal with them or endure them according to the rules of family. If you lived with a brother or … Continue reading A TRIP IN THE NIGHT
This morning, after last night's midnight signing of a law to abandon Americans to the tragedy of poverty with no recourse to government, I realized that there can be but one reason this has happened. The Republican party and nearly all its members have signed contracts with the Devil. Real contracts. Signed at the crossroads … Continue reading A DEAL IS A DEAL