MY RECENT POSTS
- Arty Shot of the Toilet Shed
November 23, 2014 02:13AM
- Another Native Kid Medical
Story to Chew On
November 17, 2014 03:36PM
- OUR HOME AND NATIVE LAND as it
says in our anthem...
November 15, 2014 01:34PM
- FOR GREENHERON
November 12, 2014 01:11PM
- Mordor Murder
November 12, 2014 01:43AM
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photographs. Thank you.”
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okay and inspires the rest of
U.S. (Perhaps it's
- “Yeah, you mentioned
something about moving the
other day and
I was wondering.
- “Kosh, bokors SHOULD
sound weird as hell.”
- “Technically, Margaret,
the verb "to be" links
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An 11-year-old girl with leukemia wishes not to undergo the discomfort of long-term chemo and her parents have removed her from the hospital and plan to treat her with “traditional” medicine, whatever the hell that might consist of.
Last heard from, she was at some kind of m… Read full post »
“He's dead! He's dead!”
The girl burst into the cabin, hair flying, eyes wide, face pale, lips trembling. I happened to be on hand, interviewing the couple who ran the Pagan festival and, as an aspiring journalist, I made mental notes. The interview so far had been… Read full post »
Nat. Post headline: Soldier shot outside of Parliament, one gunman ‘killed,’ but ‘multiple shooters’ suspected
Well! Shooters on the roof of the Parliament Buildings!
(Tho the roof/roofs of the P. Buildings are pointy… Read full post »
Not as exciting as jlsathre crossing the border to Mexico. Tho I have to say that the instant we crossed from Canada into the U.S, there was taco wagon after taqueria after Mexican restaurant after taco wagon (rinse… Read full post »
“I've got quite a story to tell you,” my handyman/reno guy said.
He called by this afternoon. I hadn't expected him until after tomorrow – which is Welfare Wednesday. He'd temporarily stopped work for me last weekend so as… Read full post »
“I'm 77 and one step from heaven,” the old man said.
“Well, I'm 78 and a step closer than you,” I said.
“78, nearly at heaven's gate,” he suggested.
“Thanks – I'll remember that one,” I said, though of course I planned to put it out of my mind the… Read full post »
A few weeks later the Elder returned.
It was mid-morning and I was sitting in his chair, sipping tea from his cup, leafing through one of the books from his shelf (an encyclopedia of secret societies) when I heard a car pull up in front and then someone trying the… Read full post »
My older daughter and her husband took our dog and three cats in my mini-van across the country. But my younger daughter, who moved to B.C. with me, has a cat that cannot share its bit of the universe… Read full post »
Michael Brown's Mom Laid Flowers Where He Was Shot—and Police Crushed Them
"Before the riots, STL County… Read full post »
Since I buy used cars, I'm always several years, even a decade, behind the times. I used to rent cars occasionally when I visited my sister in Alberta, and the cars were like my own back home, except shinier and cleaner.
But on my trips to Hope earlier this year… Read full post »
Yes, the desk is an upturned piece of kitchen cabinet. (Nice [new] floor, eh?) Also, toaster oven rack under computer cuz it gets so hot.
Yes, that's an actual desk just behind.
But as soon as it came in, it got occupied. Though I suppose putting a… Read full post »
Talk about no escape, being shot like fish in a barrel, implacable enemy... Talk about death raining down on them, being thrown out of their homes, being robbed of their livelihood, their homes and then their very lives.
Yes, the Palestinians.
By people who suffered similarly...but in magnit… Read full post »