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In the Wild!

Mortimore This is Mortimore; we call him Morti.   I am tempted to say he knows his name, but that is…

Public Square

The MacArthur Memorial Duty * Honor * Country This was a much anticipated stop, which I am so glad we…

Food

Greek Inspired Green Beans This is the time of year when I begin to crave those hearty vegetable dishes, as…

Holiday's

Veteran’s Day As a nation, the United States is feeling a bit battered, regardless of which side of the aisle…

In the Wild!

Mortimore This is Mortimore; we call him Morti.   I am tempted to say he knows his name, but that is not true.  He does however, know that if he comes to the back door, at Kate’s office, she will get up and feed him. Morti steps aside, not too far away, until Kate scatters some…

Public Square

The MacArthur Memorial Duty * Honor * Country This was a much anticipated stop, which I am so glad we were able to make; the memorial, located in Norfolk, Virginia, pays tribute to General Douglas MacArthur’s life and career. One of the things which made this such an outstanding museum was the General and his…

Food

Greek Inspired Green Beans This is the time of year when I begin to crave those hearty vegetable dishes, as well as stews and soups. Fresh green beans require a bit more time to prepare, but are certainly worth the effort, especially if you like them with more texture, as I do. These are in…

Holiday’s

Veteran’s Day As a nation, the United States is feeling a bit battered, regardless of which side of the aisle you are on.  This has been one of the most contentious elections that I can remember; and there is still so much unfinished business. We have also borne witness to wide spread civil unrest and…

Art

To love a painting is to feel that this presence is… not an object but a voice. ~ Andre Malraux ~  School Time by Winslow Homer Are you surprised?   I was.  It is not that I only expect seascapes from Winslow Homer, but I think of his work as being more dramatic and in a…

From the Editor

November 2020 Growing up New Year’s Eve was spent in church; we had a vigilia, an all-night vigil, or prayer meeting.  There would be food, of course, and lots of socializing, along with prayer.   I miss those New Year celebrations. Since those long gone days, I do not think much about the New Year celebrations. …

Connected

Industrial Revolution 5.0 The Industrial Revolution 5.0 has officially started, even though many of us in technology are still addressing cybersecurity challenges of the Industrial Revolution 4.0. Industrial Revolutions are marked by economist and historians as they record shifts in societies.  The first Industrial Revolution was identified by English economic historian, Arnold Toynbee.  https://tinyurl.com/y4glae8g    The…

Poet’s Corner

Ready or Not Change calls out to us: “Ready or not here I come!” Wait! I respond; I am not ready. But whether we are ready or not is actually of no concern to her. She was just stating a fact, not asking a question. Either way she is coming and we must embrace whatever…