After an extended absence, mosaic art is calling me once more.
I was recently in Texas, and one of the things I enjoyed was a good, Texas-style margarita. I’m not much of a drinker of alcohol in general. It’s fattening, wastes calories and makes me feel bad, so I only imbibe once in a blue moon. However, when the opportunity to enjoy a good Texas-style margaritaContinue reading “Quest for the Perfect Margarita”
Every day, people are shot with guns throughout America and the rest of the world. In the United States, if the shootings are committed by a white man or woman, that person is referred to as a “Lone Wolf.” If it is a professional killer (i.e. soldier), he is referred to as a “National Hero”. Continue reading “That Whole Christian vs. Muslim Thing…”
Death, be not proud By John Donne Death, be not proud, though some have called thee Mighty and dreadful, for thou art not so; For those whom thou think’st thou dost overthrow Die not, poor Death, nor yet canst thou kill me. From rest and sleep, which but thy pictures be, Much pleasure; then fromContinue reading “She Was a Beautiful Mess”
Over the past week, I have experienced the nightmare of losing my oldest and dearest friend, my former sister-in-law, the “Sarah” after whom I named my own daughter, Sarah-Lynda, and a person I watched slowly deteriorate via an abusive marriage and the use of drugs to numb her pain. I tried and tried to getContinue reading “Singin’ the Blues”