FORTHRIGHT – MALE VS. FEMALE – Marilyn Armstrong

FOWC with Fandango — Forthright When a man is forthright, he is energetic and ambitious. He gets a lot of slaps on the back and with a tidbit of luck, he winds up running the place. Or a piece of it, anyhow. Because if you are a man, forthright and a bit of a go-getter, you … Continue reading FORTHRIGHT – MALE VS. FEMALE – Marilyn Armstrong

IT NEVER ENDS – Marilyn Armstrong

Bird pictures are included for sanity reasons. We need some. Birds are good for that. Yesterday, after spending my entire day trying to make a breakthrough on WordPress -- and feeling that maybe I had made a tiny dent -- I realized that Amazon had sent me my package with the wrong stuff in it. … Continue reading IT NEVER ENDS – Marilyn Armstrong

MADE FOR YOU AND ME – Marilyn Armstrong

Words and Music by Woody Guthrie This land is your land, this land is my land From California to the New York island; From the redwood forest to the Gulf Stream waters This land was made for you and me. As I was walking that ribbon of highway, I saw above me that endless skyway: … Continue reading MADE FOR YOU AND ME – Marilyn Armstrong

WAS THAT A COMPLIMENT? – Marilyn Armstrong

It can be difficult to tell compliments from insults. You'd think it would be easy and obvious, but it isn't. As a child, my mother comforted me with her classic witty lines. Somewhere in my head, I can still hear her. A lonely, probably odd child, it took me a long time to find my social … Continue reading WAS THAT A COMPLIMENT? – Marilyn Armstrong