Monthly archives: January, 2014

A documentary about drugs that touches all bases. Worth watching.

http://topdocumentaryfilms.com/drugs-inc-wasted-seattle/  




Fantasies and Dreams

My friend brings a smile to my face when she comes into my place and fills the space with a heavenly glow that flows into my soul.   The day seems brighter and the air lighter. Her eyes blaze with secrets only she knows, I suppose and  wonder if her eyes are so bright because…




A Good Day to Die.

A Good Day to Die   When I was young I always feared getting old and hoped I’d never live long enough to dimly see my muscles wither and weaken,   my eyesight and hearing diminish, and the curls go out of my hair if it hadn’t all been banished from my head by then….




Toni and I celebrate our birthdays at Out of Africa and the Predator Zip Line

   




Interesting information on the word, “BOY.”

  Boy Oh Boy – DailyWritingTips Boy Oh BoyPosted: 23 Jan 2014 08:52 PM PST This sentence in a newspaper feature about Civil War hero David O. Dodd, got me thinking about the word boy: Dodd is lionized in these parts as the “Boy Martyr of the Confederacy” — although “Teen Martyr” would be a more accurate…



The police were called to chase old people from McDonald’s for loitering.

To Damn Old   My friends from all over town have gone away. It’s just that way, no one stays when time flows by and suddenly you’re to damn old and are an ugly sight to behold.   It’s a shame to survive so long that we become a drain, and no one remembers our…




I just read this and have to agree that this is indeed what MLK accomplished.

http://www.dailykos.com/story/2011/08/29/1011562/-Most-of-you-have-no-idea-what-Martin-Luther-King-actually-did?detail=email#  



Today was the 1st annual MLK in Prescott AZ. The turnout was amazing.

 


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Not much has changed since this poem was written. It’s the same old s—.

Let America Be America Again by Langston Hughes Let America be America again. Let it be the dream it used to be. Let it be the pioneer on the plain Seeking a home where he himself is free. (America never was America to me.) Let America be the dream the dreamers dreamed– Let it be that…



Will gas prices soon be cut in half?

http://www.technologyreview.com/news/523146/chasing-the-dream-of-half-price-gasoline-from-natural-gas/?utm_campaign=newsletters&utm_source=newsletter-daily-all&utm_medium=email&utm_content=20140115