On lemons …

Something just occurred to me. With all this talk of turning lemons into lemonade, I confess, I dislike lemonade. Never drink the stuff. Too sickly sweet for my savoury palate….



Six Little Words…

Yesterday, I engaged in a short email exchange with friend. A smart, wise, scholarly man I have known for many years. It began when he called to speak with my…



Living Fast…

I’m fast. Not romantically. In that department, I’m a very late-bloomer. But in terms of the way my mind computes. Speedy. I think fast, mostly. Often backwards. Usually upside-down. That’s…



Surviving By a Smile…*

I’m far from beautiful. With wrinkles, sun damage, creases, dark patches, oily spots, circles under my eyes. Grey-streaked black hair. Weight-wise? A life-long yo-yo ~ big-time. With pictures to prove…