BEST FRIENDS FOR AN AFTERNOON – Marilyn Armstrong

It has nothing to do with hooking up or any other kind of sex. It has to do with becoming the closest of friends with a complete stranger for one afternoon, then never seeing him or her again. One year, about 30 years ago, I was visiting friends in Montreal. I was poor, didn't have … Continue reading BEST FRIENDS FOR AN AFTERNOON – Marilyn Armstrong

BUT THAT CAN’T BE RIGHT, CAN IT? – Marilyn Armstrong

Fandango’s Provocative Question #58 To put it most simply, I always thought that -- socio and psychopaths aside -- everyone has a conscience. Even after Trump was elected, I thought that Americans weren't stupid enough to actually follow this moron. I was wrong. All the cynicism I decried in my mother has settled on me. Apparently … Continue reading BUT THAT CAN’T BE RIGHT, CAN IT? – Marilyn Armstrong

THE ESSENTIAL SUICIDAL TENDENCIES OF FLOWERING CACTI AND ORCHIDS … Marilyn Armstrong

Feb 27, 2020 - The Suicidal Tendencies of Cacti & Orchids I am embarrassed by the growth of my cacti and orchids. I have been growing plants forever. Indoor plants. I'm not much of an outdoor grower because my back has been in pretty bad shape most of my life. I had surgery on it … Continue reading THE ESSENTIAL SUICIDAL TENDENCIES OF FLOWERING CACTI AND ORCHIDS … Marilyn Armstrong