Musings

Fools

April Fools Day! April 1st is a day for pranks and lies. My friends have been having fun telling tall tales and checking to see who caught on. For me, I found myself thinking of...

Speech to Text and Me

Speech to text has been around for a while. This amazing technology, when it works properly, can enable us to do more things since we can give voice commands rather than stopping what we...

Learning the ropes

I never really thought about what went into getting any event off the ground. I always knew it would be a major undertaking. Still, I never thought there was so much to know before...
weird

Prejudice

I ran smack dab into prejudice last Saturday. I was told that someone I know is weird because she’s into all these metaphysical things and just came from a thon of her fave TV...

Emotions

I just finished reading a post of my sister about Honest emotion. Boy, can I relate! I mean, I can’t even tell her exactly how I feel. She gets upset and refuses to listen or...

Picnic dinner

I just realized that last night we had our first dinner guests in my relatively new home. Even after almost 10 months, my home is barely furnished, still with boxes everywhere. So I actually...

How do we dream?

In psych books I’ve read in the past, they say that ordinarily, people dream in monochrome — black and white, or sepia. They say that when a person dreams in color that means that...

Cooking Experience

It really is something else to know the theoretical and to have done the practical. I have always preferred to do dishes or clean the house rather than cook. So I never spent much...

Independence

So, this is what it feels like… The peace and quiet…nobody telling you to get up and do stuff…the rumbling of my tummy that tells me, get up and cook something! So off I...