Monthly Archives: December 2012

I’m Famous!

No, my ego has not just gone over the top, not that it isn’t always an annoying personality flaw in need of work.  Yesterday I was informed that I am famous in New Harmony, Indiana.  I laughed when she said … Continue reading

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He asked me for $10,000

He was serious.  I was a little embarrassed for him.  He was just doing his job.  I had bought season tickets to the Opera in Kansas City.  I got reasonably good seats since I want to be able to see … Continue reading

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Give up my Memories!

Hell no!  I read something that is forcing me to rethink my response.  I find it very unsettling.   It is Sunday afternoon, Christmas is coming and with its approach, emotional defenses are being breached by the music and the touching … Continue reading

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Subway Death Five Days After

I had no idea we were risking our lives when we moved around Manhattan on the Subway.  Yesterday someone was apparently pushed off the platform and killed by an oncoming train at or very near one of the platforms on … Continue reading

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Three Days in New York City

There is no place like it.  I have been to London, Sydney, Berlin, Edinburgh, Melbourne, Munich, Auckland, Hamburg, Warsaw, Amsterdam, Lucerne, Brussels, Innsbruck, but never before had I been in New York City (other than flying through the airport in … Continue reading

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Saw the Barefoot Homeless Man in Times Square

It wasn’t one of my best moments.  When I started blogging, I decided to play it straight with you.  I chose not to try to present myself as the noble Caregiver attending to Mary Ann’s needs.  I shared the times … Continue reading

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