The Covid-19 pandemic has infiltrated all our lives in many different ways. Yet there are those who would profit off other's misfortune and tragedy...
I have a love affair with words. I am in an existential, lifelong relationship with my literary companion, and this has lead me down many interesting paths throughout my life. I've researched and practiced my hand at a variety of writing styles and formats, especially when it comes to poetry. I'm not formally educated, but… Continue reading Wordy Birds
It's 3am, and I should be sleeping. Instead, I'm typing on my loud-ass keyboard, writing just to keep the anxiety at bay. There's no one reason for it; right now, I just feel a little stuck in the mud. Sometimes, it hits like a tidal wave, so I'm grateful for what's lacking this time around.… Continue reading 3am Blog
Thanks goes to Fandango's Dog Days of August #27 for his prompt, 'Your Favorite Beverage'. I've chosen to write an alliterative acrostic poem. Hope you like it! Caramel-colored Caffeine. Creamy Ounces of Organic Opalescent Obscurity Frothy. Foamy. Freshly Fabricated for Free Effervescently Earthy Espresso, Elevating Energy Like what you’re reading? Let me know in the… Continue reading Beautiful Beverage
“Kindred spirits are not so scarce as I used to think. It's splendid to find out there are so many of them in the world.” -Anne Shirley Anne Shirley has always been a character near and dear to my heart. Within her quirky ways, overzealous passion, and appetite for knowledge was a reflection of my… Continue reading Kindred Spirits, Leave a Trail
Over many long years, research into honey bees has grown exponentially and has resulted in many innovative enhancements in colony management processes. Over time, a considerable measure of information has been collected. The information gained was written in books so it may be shared among beekeepers, and, furthermore, recorded for future beekeepers to come. The… Continue reading Hope for Honey Bees!
What happens when you're being taken advantage of in the workplace? Many people have joined up with Unions to prevent against issues like this. But, what recourse does one have when unionizing is out of the question, and you find yourself facing ridiculous working conditions? This was the case for the SkyLab 4 crew in… Continue reading The Great Space Strike of 1973
Did you know... kangaroos have nipples INSIDE their pouches! While many people think of Kangaroos as the cute little Aussie jumpers (who quickly grow into intimidating Aussie kickers!), most don't typically take the time to consider what makes the creatures so special. Aside from the way they adorably carry around their babies (called a "joey"),… Continue reading Inside A Kangaroo Pouch
The infinitely curious Fandango has prompted us to write about our first love. I have been happily married for over a decade now, so these memories are practically from another lifetime. My first love was the brother of one of my best friends. She and I were very close, and, when she moved to the… Continue reading First Love