KUDOS (#FOWC) WITH INDULGENCE (#RDP)

FOWC with Fandango — Kudos RDP #27 – INDULGENCE I got a note today telling me that our appointment with the pre-op people on July 9 didn't appear to exist. UMass has communication problems. No one seems to talk to anyone else around there. For an entire year, I tried to get an appointment with a medical … Continue reading KUDOS (#FOWC) WITH INDULGENCE (#RDP)

WHEN DENIAL IS YOUR BEST DEFENSE – Marilyn Armstrong

Denial: When refusing reality is as good as it gets. From dumbest to smartest, no one is exempt from it. In fact, I think that the smartest of us are the most clever at making denial seem perfectly rational. We combine denial with massive rationalizations to create an alternate reality that others may actually believe. … Continue reading WHEN DENIAL IS YOUR BEST DEFENSE – Marilyn Armstrong

BLOOMING BEGONIAS: BACK PORCH BEAUTIES – Marilyn Armstrong

Flowers of My Day - The Big Basket of Begonias Lacking fuchsias, this summer's deck flowers are a ruffled hanging geranium and its elegant companion, a rich pink begonia. Both plants would probably be happier -- or perhaps more enthusiastic -- if they had more direct sun. Nonetheless, they seem to have settled for dappled … Continue reading BLOOMING BEGONIAS: BACK PORCH BEAUTIES – Marilyn Armstrong

JUNE IS SQUARE – ROOF 27 – Garry Armstrong

It’s that time of year again and squares are back!  How many roofs do you see? I haven't counted them all yet. Well, the theme is ROOFS (or rooves if you prefer). Your roof can be; A – Any type, any condition, any size, and in any location. B – It could be a shot … Continue reading JUNE IS SQUARE – ROOF 27 – Garry Armstrong