THE TENACIOUS WEEKEND – Marilyn Armstrong

 Holding Fast - Tenacious  Weekend Weekends used to speed faster than the mosquito you're trying to smack. When I was working, there were a few things you knew about them. 1 - You weren't going to get half the things done you had planned because there weren't enough hours to fit them into one weekend; … Continue reading THE TENACIOUS WEEKEND – Marilyn Armstrong

COMPREHENSIVELY NOT FEELING WELL – Marilyn Armstrong

I woke up this morning to an angina attack. This is just one of those things. It hurts like a full-on heart attack, but you take medicine and three minutes later it goes away, leaving you feeling like you got run over by a truck. What causes it? Excessive tiredness is one thing and I've … Continue reading COMPREHENSIVELY NOT FEELING WELL – Marilyn Armstrong

VOTING BLUE IN THE BLUEST STATE – Marilyn Armstrong

I'm sure California could make its own case as "the bluest state" but I think Massachusetts has a real grip on the whole "blue" thing. We had our primaries last Tuesday. Since a lot of Democrats run unopposed, getting elected in the primaries is pretty much getting elected. The Republicans run national candidates, but locally, … Continue reading VOTING BLUE IN THE BLUEST STATE – Marilyn Armstrong

VERY PINK IN SEPTEMBER – Marilyn Armstrong

VERY PINK IN SEPTEMBER Although we are approaching the middle of September, nobody told the roses. The pink ones, which weren't doing well earlier in the summer are blossoming like mad right now. They should be fading away as fall approaches but as far as I can tell, fall is not approaching. Fall isn't even … Continue reading VERY PINK IN SEPTEMBER – Marilyn Armstrong