Lunching Through Life

I should probably drink a second mug of coffee prior to checking on the daily word prompt.  This morning I was convinced the subject was "lunch." My morning read includes some of the responses from other bloggers, partly to get my brain cells firing, but also because I've discovered some interesting new blogs that way.…

Stay Back!

Warning.  Yes, I waddle when I walk, look like a skunk on steroids.  You may think to come near, to enter my space, to chuckle at my weird attempts at defense.  Don't mistake my slowness or strange appearance for acquiescence and accommodation.  I learned early that everyone is a stranger, even those who are not.…

No, I can’t hear you now!!

About 20 years ago, my husband said I should get a cell phone "in case of an emergency." At the time, I was commuting 25 miles morning and evening to my job in the nearest city, we had two young children, and three members of our family who were in their 80's.  My commute also involved…