Category Archives: Politics

Gratitude Sunday: Falling Through Every Crack

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner. Even if you are behind, a sustained look of control and confidence can give you a mental edge that … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: In My Room

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.” Maya Angelou Sunday Haiku Early winter moon peaks through backyard trees, … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Never Forget

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Citizenship consists in service of the country.” Jawaharlal Nehru Sunday Haiku Iced fairy crystals rime round clover leaves, grass spears gleam in cold sun rise. Sunday Musings Hwell, it’s been a week … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Communicate. Learn. Vote.

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “We allow our ignorance to prevail upon us and make us think we can survive alone, alone in patches, alone in groups, alone in races, even alone in genders.” Maya Angelou Sunday … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: A Better Monday After

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “You will never find anyone who can give you a clear and compelling reason why we observe Daylight Saving Time.” Dave Barry Sunday Haiku Sun sweeps cool morning, clouds roll over afternoon, … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Radical Old Women

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Women may be the one group that grows more radical with age.” Gloria Steinem Sunday Haiku Autumn’s last week of brilliance, leaves color-glazed, burnished by cold nights. Sunday Musing We are two … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: My Medicare Birthday; or, Riding The Unicorn

Gratitude * Sunday Quotes of the Week – “Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength.” Betty Friedan “Don’t underestimate the transition between farewell and new departure. Give yourself the time you need. Some thresholds … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: September Season

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Try to remember the kind of September when life was slow, and oh so mellow…” Tom Jones Sunday Haiku Soft autumn sun heats skin thirsty for radiant bone soothing comfort. Sunday Musings … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Truth, Lies, And The American Way

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “It is difficult for the common good to prevail against the intense concentration of those who have a special interest, especially if the decisions are made behind locked doors.” Jimmy Carter Sunday … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Civil Discourse 101

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “I call the discourse of power any discourse that engenders blame, hence guilt, in its recipient.” Roland Barthes Sunday Haiku Chrysanthemum blooms, bright face cheers late summer warm days as nights chill. … Continue reading

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