I got myself an elfin book form Amazon and I am loving it! These are notebooks with special paper that, so long as you use the right pen, can be scanned onto an app, saved and wiped clear with a damp cloth. I am lazy so I use napkins. It’s great! I have always preferred … More I have a new toy!
Picture courtesy of 10 News. I don’t care about your political leanings, this should concern you. No matter how one feels about the current problem with illegal immigration it has to be said: these are people. They have a past, a future, hearts and dreams- and they had their reasons. Whether what … More Please… just read this.
So, I am in the library reading the papers as is my habit on days off when I found a very interesting piece my Michiko Kakutani about what Incarceration does to families (let’s not play- the separation of illegal immigrants from their children; that’s what this is. Also, can anyone deny the similarities between now … More I’m just going to leave this here……
I was born in California, in a normal American household where I was allowed to, within reason, read what I wanted, listen to what I wanted and wear what I liked (so long as my parents were okay with it- let’s not go crazy). Words like hatred and racism really weren’t part of my vocabulary. … More American dreaming
I hate getting political here, because I don’t want to turn anyone away. I resist the current hatred, fear and bigotry by reminding everyone how I love them. It doesn’t matter who you love, what “parts” you have, where you came from, what you believe or what you look like. If you treat me and … More My thoughts on the surge of resistance.
Sometimes through the course of a work day I will come across something that just makes me stop and wonder. Some times it has to do with one’s mode of dress (if you “sag” your pants at least wear underwear… just saying), sometimes it has to do with one’s actions ( a drunk man came … More Can someone explain this to me?
I wanted to post some of the amazing art I saw at Crystal Bridges last week. American artist Dale Chihuly has worked with several mediums, but is best known for his blown glass, which was the main focus of the exhibits. I don’t know a lot about art, but these pieces really spoke to me. … More Chihuly- 40 years of art