LYING, LIES AND LIARS – BY ELLIN CURLEY

Since Donald Trump entered the political scene, we’ve had to deal with lies and lying on a daily basis. You could say that our society has become obsessed with lying. At first the news media were reluctant to call Trump’s untruths, ‘lies’. They felt that the word was too harsh and possibly biased. But as … Continue reading LYING, LIES AND LIARS – BY ELLIN CURLEY

IT WASN’T MONDAY WITH FLOWERS – Marilyn Armstrong

All photos: Garry Armstrong I told Garry he had to get up early because the guy was coming from Hellen's Fuel to adjust the boiler. It's supposed to be an annual event and recently, is more like annual-and-a-half. We usually have plenty of extra money in the "heating oil" account, but winter was colder and … Continue reading IT WASN’T MONDAY WITH FLOWERS – Marilyn Armstrong

ODDBALLS FOR THE WEEK – Marilyn Armstrong

Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge It's hot out there. The dogs don't even want to leave the house. Air-conditioning is on for the day. What to do? It is beautiful outside. Beautiful, humid, with just enough sunshine to make it feel like a cooker. There isn't anything unusual about this. We call this "summer" in … Continue reading ODDBALLS FOR THE WEEK – Marilyn Armstrong