Daily Post WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: PROLIFIC This has not been a prolific April. It's just plain cold. It's the 18th today and it is not supposed to be this cold. Wet? Maybe. It rains a lot in the spring in these parts. But we shouldn't have needed another oil delivery this morning. We got … Continue reading PROLIFIC LIFE WITH WIRES: WORDPRESS WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE – Marilyn Armstrong
The Daily Post: GENIE! Of all the genies in all the world, why is my brain totally stuck on "I Dream of Jeannie?" I could be obsessing on "the Djinn of the Desert" or the many Djinn of the worlds of poetry and mythology. Instead, I'm stuck on a 1960 TV series which I rarely … Continue reading SHAME ON #METOO – Marilyn Armstrong
Chappaquiddick was one of the stories I covered in 1969, that memorable turn of the road year for so many people. I first covered "Chappy" for ABC News. I was just a back up newsie for the network reporter. Steve Bell, I think. Tommy would remember him. Bell introduced me to all the people we … Continue reading FOLLOWING CHAPPAQUIDDICK – Garry Armstrong
THE SECOND COMING - William Butler Yeats "The Second Coming" is a poem written by Irish poet W. B. Yeats in 1919, first printed in The Dial in November 1920, and afterwards included in his 1921 collection of verses Michael Robartes and the Dancer.
If you watch enough cop shows on television, you will be convinced there is no such thing as a coincidence. This is probably because in cop shows, they are looking for clues. Also, there's the matter of the script in which everyone always says "there's no such thing as a coincidence." Except there is. It … Continue reading CLUES AND SYNCHRONICITY – Marilyn Armstrong