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It is so comforting to know that the State of the Union address is finally going to be delivered on February 5th. It’s had me worried ever since the Speaker of The House informed the President of the United States that he was not going to be allowed to stand before Congress and deliver the much ballyhooed information that our nation’s leader is bound, by the Constitution, to deliver from time to time. For many, many years now it has been delivered verbally, and I so look forward to this speech each year that I actually lose sleep in the days leading up to the address.

In all fairness, though, this information is supposed to be delivered to the Legislative branch of the government, not the people. It’s a state of the union address. Our Congressmen have no idea what’s going on in this country, so they rely on the President to tell them. That’s a scary thought. Continue reading

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Yearend Photos

IMG_20181125_095608_FotorEvery once in awhile I come across something that I feel I should pass along. Too often we forget about the world we live on. Yes, live on. We are a part of a living organism and what we do, and how we perceive it, and treat it, means so much to its continued existence. There is beauty in this world, if only we look.

I have been complacent with posting photos of this area I now call home–forever how long that will be. So, here is just a sprinkling of what I get to see on a regular basis. Now that the holidays are almost behind us I will attempt to share more. That would mean I would have to make an effort. For you, I can do that. Continue reading

My Challenge to You

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I am going to read All I Really Need to Know I Learned In Kindergarten by Robert Fulghum. I know. I should have read this long ago, but it just seems that something always got in the way. Anyway, I’m going to read it now.

When I opened the book I came to the section titled To The Reader From The Author. An interesting way for an author to address their public. But it does have some good information that should be taken to heart before beginning the adventure of reading this book. Continue reading