BESTOWING THE GIFT OF WORDS – Marilyn Armstrong

And thus shall I bestow upon you the gift of gab, the talent of words, the ability to write with clarity and precision. Congratulations. You are a writer. But -- how do you know? Because you write. Could you be a better writer? Probably. We can all be better writers. I'm a much better writer … Continue reading BESTOWING THE GIFT OF WORDS – Marilyn Armstrong

THE AMAZING CHANGING SEASONS: APRIL 2018 – Marilyn Armstrong

The Changing Seasons: April 2018 Speaking of changing, what a month! For that matter, what a couple of months this has been. Crazy weather. The Nice Weather Gallery Not that crazy isn't an inherent part of our New England weather. The northeastern piece of this continent has weather that is utterly unpredictable, especially as winter … Continue reading THE AMAZING CHANGING SEASONS: APRIL 2018 – Marilyn Armstrong

EXPELIO TRUMPUS! – BY ELLIN CURLEY

David Brooks wrote an editorial in the June 2, 2017 New York Times called “The Axis Of Selfishness.” I just reread it. It really helps you understand where Trump is coming from. It makes his attitudes and actions a bit more comprehensible. Brooks posits that Trump has a very dark view of humanity and the … Continue reading EXPELIO TRUMPUS! – BY ELLIN CURLEY

BRONZE ORIENTAL FIGURINES – Marilyn Armstrong

I decided to try to see if I could get some better photographs of two of my old bronze figurines. I've pretty much pinned down the provenance on Vishnu riding Garuda as being most likely 17th or 18th century Chinese -- or possibly from Tibet. He has his original medallion from Chinese authorities indicating his status … Continue reading BRONZE ORIENTAL FIGURINES – Marilyn Armstrong