‘Other than that, how was the play, Mrs. Lincoln?’

(Content Advisory: this describes the acute downturn, the final hour, and peaceful passing of our elderly kitty in my arms; ultimately, no euthanasia) [Monday 26 March 2018, taken from a personal journal entry] Had I begun this entry earlier in the day, I would have talked about how for every yang there is a yin … More ‘Other than that, how was the play, Mrs. Lincoln?’

Politically independent thoughts on climate change

Actually, it’s not political at all.  It’s weather, for chrissake.  Weather and climate do not carry membership cards of a political party.  😉 But, somewhere along the line, it was made into a political issue.  The right converted from an anti-slavery party (yes, it’s true) to a pro-business party, costs be damned as long as … More Politically independent thoughts on climate change

Notes from the Taiga

I was going to say “notes from Lake Wobegon”, but in light of recent events surrounding Garrison Keillor… I decided not to. Besides, “taiga” fits. Local weather people hooted and hollered about “warm-ups” to -6 degrees and “heat waves” of anything above zero. Don’t get too excited yet–windchills are still well into the negative numbers, … More Notes from the Taiga