CONFESS LEST THE DEVIL TAKE YOUR SOUL?

Last night we watched the final episode in this year's "A Place to Call Home," a really good Australian melodrama. This was its fifth year and who knew we'd get all tangled up in an Australian melodrama? It's their version of Dallas, sort of ... but I like the people better. In this final episode … Continue reading CONFESS LEST THE DEVIL TAKE YOUR SOUL?

MY MEDICALLY CHALLENGED COLLEGE CAREER – BY ELLIN CURLEY

The week that I started college, in September of 1967, I got sick. Physically sick. I developed palpitations, shortness of breath, rapid pulse and dizziness. The symptoms got worse during my first year in college. I started taking my pulse and it went from 100 to 140, every day. I was exhausted all the time. … Continue reading MY MEDICALLY CHALLENGED COLLEGE CAREER – BY ELLIN CURLEY

IS SNOW A COLOR? – CEE’S FUN FOTO CHALLENGE

IS SNOW A COLOR? I THINK SO! It snowed Christmas Eve and ended just around dawn of Christmas Day. It left a few inches behind. A pretty little snow. It still needs to be plowed, but a plow will not be forthcoming until later in the day. After the plow will come the oil truck. … Continue reading IS SNOW A COLOR? – CEE’S FUN FOTO CHALLENGE

A TRUER MEANING FOR CHRISTMAS – BY TOM CURLEY

Tis the season to be jolly -- which is getting really, really difficult these days. The Grinch is watching the news and going “Damn, these guys are serious dicks.” If there ever was a time for Christmas spirit and a few Christmas miracles, now’s the time. Ellin and I were watching the live performance of … Continue reading A TRUER MEANING FOR CHRISTMAS – BY TOM CURLEY