Category Archives: Just my Opinion

Current events, politics, whatever sets me off.

Too many hats

When I was a young stay-at-home mom there were many days when I wished desperately to be known for myself, not just as someones  wife or mother.   That was a long time ago. Now I find myself looking back on … Continue reading

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The Fourth of July

My friend, Judy Nickles, has a very thoughtful Independence Day post over at her Word Place blog.

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Who are “The American People”?

I’ve heard the phrase “the American people” so often lately it is begining to irritate me. Every politician, pundit, and newscaster seems to know what “the American people” need, feel, think, deserve, or demand.  Do a Google News search on … Continue reading

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Living an Online Life

On an average work day I spend 6 – 7 hours sitting behind a computer at my job doing research, email and writing. Most evenings at home I spend another 2 – 3 doing personal research, email and writing.  I’m … Continue reading

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Editors fail to spot serial letter-writer using fake addresses

Newspapers across the world last week published letters decrying the advent of the birth control pill from a man who signed them Frank Henderson. But they all carried different, and obviously fake, addresses. “Frank” popped up all over the States … Continue reading

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