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Sunday, Apr 26, 2015

Joyce Minor

Here we go again

I don’t know about you, but I’m starting to wonder if our great national nightmare, otherwise known as the second worst recession in American history, isn’t about to happen all over again. Remember this?
Published: 04/26/15

This creep gives me the creeps

Okay, this is getting really weird, and I’ve had enough of it.
Published: 04/19/15

Paper, paper everywhere

Yesterday I went through several stacks of old papers in our home office and ruthlessly sorted out anything and everything that was outdated, superfluous, or duplicate. It took nearly an hour and generated quite a pile of paper for recycling....
Published: 04/12/15

Paper, paper everywhere

Yesterday I went through several stacks of old papers in our home office and ruthlessly sorted out anything and everything that was outdated, superfluous, or duplicate. It took nearly an hour and generated quite a pile of paper for recycling....
Published: 04/12/15

When ‘good’ has no voice

There is an old adage, usually credited to Edmund Burke, that goes like this: “All that is required for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing.” If you don’t believe that, ask the good people of Germany who sat by and allo...
Published: 04/05/15

Safe driving is no accident

Lately, pulling out onto U.S. 27, whether in Avon Park, Sebring or Lake Placid, has become a matter of putting your life on the line, trusting your survival to the whims and knee-jerk decisions of an army of fools....
Published: 03/29/15

Survival raises questions

When you’re a cancer survivor, as I am, you live with a mix of emotions all the time.
Updated: 1 months ago

The battle lines are being drawn

My home is under attack, all day and night, every day and night. We are living in a war zone. The enemy has us surrounded and they are closing in – not surprising since they number in the millions while there are just two of us.
Updated: 1 months ago

Funnies never go out of style

I thoroughly enjoy reading the newspaper comics every day. It’s a frivolous but fun habit carried over from my childhood. Today, as I snickered at “Herman”, one of my favorites, it hit me how much the “funnies”, as ...
Updated: 1 months ago

Not a moment was wasted

This morning, my daughter, who lives in Huntsville, Alabama, texted me a photo of the view across her backyard, all under a blanket of snow.
Updated: 1 months ago