Tag Archives: Current Events

Packing Light

Over the weekend, I managed to pack up some of my toiletries: my deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrush, hairbrush, along with some OTC medications, were tucked into a pair of gallon sized freezer bags and are now sitting by my suitcase. I … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes Friday: School’s Out Forever Edition

1) Current mood: 2) This is your weekly reminder that SCOTUS sucks. Massively. As in, singularity levels of suck. 3) Thought for the Week: To those of you on summer vacation, you survived. In more ways than one. 4) I … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes Friday: Holiday Road Edition

1) Current mood: 2) This is your weekly reminder that the Supreme Court is neither. 3) Thought for the Week: All those kids who were shot to death in Uvalde this week were once fetuses and also had heartbeats. Where … Continue reading

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A Semi Coherent Update

The last week hasn’t been kind in the least. Hell, yesterday we had yet another school shooting, this time in Texas, with a death toll of at least 19 children. I don’t have any words. Mentally, I’m exhausted. Very exhausted. … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes Friday: Monke Business Edition

1) Current mood: 2) This is your weekly reminder that #FacebookIsTrash. 3) Thought for the Week: Not my circus, not my monkeys… Oh wait. Those are my monkeys. Yikes. 4) The last two days were gorgeous. Now we’re getting snow. … Continue reading

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I Have No Words

I’m still trying to process what I saw this morning, the video of Ukraine. It’s one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to watch but I needed to see it; the truth is not pretty but it must be … Continue reading

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To Ukrainians In Need

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Past and Present

By now, everyone knows that Russia has declared war on Ukraine. To be honest, I had already braced for the worst since last week; there were rumors that Putin would invade Ukraine during the Olympics. I had been waiting for … Continue reading

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Prescient

Honestly? It was pure coincidence that I made that choice for Sunday Morning Nostalgia Crush. I had no idea what had happened; when I did hear about it, I was absolutely stunned. Sixty five is not that old. Not nowadays, … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes Friday: Resting Grinch Face Edition

1) Current mood: 2) This is your weekly reminder that #FacebookIsTrash. 3) Thought for the Week: Merry Christmas to all, and to all, shut the hell up. 4) It happened again: someone tried to turn in the count sheet this … Continue reading

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