MY EARLIEST HOURS FOR HOSPITALITY BEGIN AT 11:30 AM – Marilyn Armstrong

RDP #36: HOSPITABLE TOO EARLY - LATER IS BETTER  It was 11 in the morning when my granddaughter, daughter in law, and this month's boyfriend of granddaughter showed up. I wandered out into the living room in my nightgown and barefoot, stepped in a pool of water by the dog's dish (they like to paddle … Continue reading MY EARLIEST HOURS FOR HOSPITALITY BEGIN AT 11:30 AM – Marilyn Armstrong

TO HEAR: THE OBJECT OF THE EXERCISE – Marilyn Armstrong

THE OBJECT OF THE EXERCISE: TO HEAR Yesterday, I got a call from the Audiology Department of UMass. She said she wanted to give me the rest of Garry's official audiological follow-up appointments -- as opposed to the surgical follow-ups. I had already gotten the ones for pre-op and Surgery, plus surgical follow-up. Lucky for … Continue reading TO HEAR: THE OBJECT OF THE EXERCISE – Marilyn Armstrong

HARD TIMES AND NEW DAYS – Marilyn Armstrong

Easy times are not when we create solutions to problems. I was sitting here today thinking about the 1400s. Not everybody sits around thinking about the 1400s, but I do and fairly often. It's part of the pleasure and burden of a deep passion for history. Right now, I'm reading a series of books about … Continue reading HARD TIMES AND NEW DAYS – Marilyn Armstrong

PAULA’S PICK A WORD FOR JULY 2018 – Marilyn Armstrong

THURSDAY’S SPECIAL: PICK A WORD IN JULY – Y3 You are wrong if you think I forgot about July’s Pick a Word challenge. I’ve just been too busy to see the last week’s entries, but I will get to that soon. For now, here is the July’s mix for you: canicular, splash, feathered, marine, scenic … Continue reading PAULA’S PICK A WORD FOR JULY 2018 – Marilyn Armstrong