NATURE VS. NURTURE – DOES HARDSHIP MAKE YOU STRONGER? – Marilyn Armstrong

Fandango’s Provocative Question #20 Kelly Clarkson song leverages something originally attributed to Friedrich Nietzsche, who said, “That which does not kill us, makes us stronger.” That quote is attributed to the German philosopher, Friedrich Nietzsche. Anyway, the song got Fandango thinking about the validity of Nietzsche’s notion, so here is this week’s provocative question: I have … Continue reading NATURE VS. NURTURE – DOES HARDSHIP MAKE YOU STRONGER? – Marilyn Armstrong

YOUR DOCTOR AND YOU – Marilyn Armstrong

Today is the fifth anniversary of when I went into Beth Israel for my heart surgery. I had found my own surgeon by looking for the one guy who had significant experience repairing (rather than replacing) heart valves. Of course, I had no idea a repair was out of the question for me. For that … Continue reading YOUR DOCTOR AND YOU – Marilyn Armstrong

A FINAL SPIKY TUESDAY – Garry Armstrong

Our final spiky Tuesday I went out to drop off a package at FedEx and took a camera. Marilyn hasn't been getting out much unless you count visiting the doctor and tests, so I feel an obligation to always have a camera with me. It was coincidental but has a lot to do with fences and … Continue reading A FINAL SPIKY TUESDAY – Garry Armstrong

SHARING THE WORLD AT THE END OF MARCH – Marilyn Armstrong

Share Your World 3-27-19 Did this month go fast or what? I swear it just streaked by! I need things to slow down a little bit! What is the best pick me up that you know of?  To shake you out of the blues? A great book, a good laugh, talking with a friend, writing … Continue reading SHARING THE WORLD AT THE END OF MARCH – Marilyn Armstrong