2019, a moment, a normal life, all night long, American, California, Change, Culture, Current Events, Dreaming, Rebel, Resilience and The Modern Woman, Social Media, society report, technology, the un-news, The Writerly Life, things you can't tell by just looking at her, World, Writer, writing, You dig what I'm sayin?, zombies

The Struggle is Real, Said the Modern Old Fashioned Lady

Well, big surprise here, I bailed on Twitter again. Then I changed my mind. Then I bailed again. There was this alleged news story about a California congress woman's messy divorce that I'd likely have never seen had it not shown up in my Twitter feed. To me, it was kind of a seedy story,… Continue reading The Struggle is Real, Said the Modern Old Fashioned Lady

2019, Great Albums, great lyrics, Great Songs, Music, Poetess, Poetry, rambling about music, resilience, Resilience and The Modern Woman, Respect, Reverence, rhyme scheme, The 90s, The Writerly Life, Woman, World, Writer, writing, You dig what I'm sayin?

Toad the Wet Sprocket

https://youtu.be/EPzXA9qfBA8   Toad the Wet Sprocket. Music from the 1990s, classified as Alternative Rock, and Grunge. I'm listening to it again and it's speaking to me as much as it did then, when I was in my mid-twenties, a new mom, working on my poems. I think it's going to be my soundtrack for a… Continue reading Toad the Wet Sprocket

2019, a moment, all night long, believer, heart, imagination, Paris, Respect, Reverence, Sacred, World

Notre Dame is Burning

I've long wanted to visit Paris. Some years ago I began having dreams about the city. The dreams subsided but my interest in visiting did not. In recent years I'd resigned myself to thinking it would remain a lovely dream, perhaps a necessary one, but nothing more than that. While it remains possible that such… Continue reading Notre Dame is Burning

2019, America the Beautiful, courage, Culture, food for thought, freedom, Grace, Live, living, Observations, perspective, politics, resilience, Resilience and The Modern Woman, Social Media, society report, stay true, The Modern Conveniences, Values, voice, What is the color of a soul?, World, You dig what I'm sayin?

The People in The Towns…

Because, throughout the world, the needs, and wants, of the people in the towns and the suburbs, are not the same as those of the people in the cities.... "One illustration of this cultural divide is that most modern, progressive social movements and protests are quickly endorsed by celebrities, actors, the media and the intellectuals.… Continue reading The People in The Towns…