ORANGE IS NOT A NEW BLACK – JUST ORANGE – Marilyn Armstrong

RDP# Tuesday prompt: ORANGE We recently bought a new-er car. It is a Jeep Renegade and it is very orange. Bright orange. It's the same color Garry's 1969 Dodge Challenger ragtop was. He loved that car and kept it for 20 years when it stopped being even minimally reliable. So, in a way, this is … Continue reading ORANGE IS NOT A NEW BLACK – JUST ORANGE – Marilyn Armstrong

THE WORLD CHANGED 17 YEARS AGO – Marilyn Armstrong

I had just come back from a couple of weeks in Israel. It was work, not vacation. I was in Tel Aviv, not Jerusalem, so there was no sense that this was a vacation. I also made the dreadful mistake of drinking local water without worrying about it because, after all, I had lived there … Continue reading THE WORLD CHANGED 17 YEARS AGO – Marilyn Armstrong

THREE-QUARTERS OF A POUND – Marilyn Armstrong

I was out of lunch meat, so Garry went to the deli. It was Monday and they were out of everything except (sigh) turkey breast. Not my favorite, but I'm betting today is a delivery day. Garry asked the newest lady at the counter for 3/4 of a pound of turkey breast. Like a deer … Continue reading THREE-QUARTERS OF A POUND – Marilyn Armstrong

BUT MOSTLY, NOT PINK: DAY ELEVEN – Marilyn Armstrong

BUT MOSTLY, NOT PINK: DAY ELEVEN I took pictures today. I made sure there was at least some pink in them, not counting our Renegade which is definitely, positively, and totally orange. But this picture tickled me because not only is the car in the pink, but there's pink if you look for it. Or, … Continue reading BUT MOSTLY, NOT PINK: DAY ELEVEN – Marilyn Armstrong