Category Archives: Pandemic

Moving On

Today I am wearing a tee shirt that says “If You Can Read This, You Are Standing Too Close”, a testament to the year we have just spent. When I bought it, I gave no thought to the possibility of … Continue reading

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About Face

Monday was a ‘feeling out’ day. Maine went mask-less on May 24th, and I for one was ready. However, just because our Gov said it was OK, with reservations of course, didn’t mean that every business, and/or person, had signed … Continue reading

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Hindsight Is 2020

I saw the attached on an email sent to me this morning.  It puts to rhyme the year that we have just survived and points to a future, ideologically, that is a return to a different, but better life then … Continue reading

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Sorting Through The Debris

The other day I was working with my archives and stumbled across a post I wrote back in 2012. It was when life was ‘normal’, the reality being that our normal still held it’s share of disasters. Many or most … Continue reading

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Masked Motives Unmasked

On Oct 26 I entered a post about a situation I encountered, make that created, while shopping at our local grocery store.  Specifically, with full mask and ball cap pulled low, I noticed a shopper, also masked, that looked very … Continue reading

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Masked Motives

Well, it had to happen I guess.  And it finally did.  I kind of knew it was just a matter of time because I have a difficult time being quiet.  But it has always been that way.  I have a … Continue reading

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Going Through The Change Of Life

At this point, I don’t think there is much that hasn’t been said about the Corona virus be it scientifically, politically, statistically, or humorously.  So why am I writing about it now?  Well, actually, I just plan to use this … Continue reading

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Horizons

I wake to new horizonsDistant vistas kiss my eyesWas it only yesterdayI walked neath tranquil skies Where has the familiar goneMy perspective is unclearI struggle to make sense of itIs now my future here I cast my gaze about meBut … Continue reading

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