34 years ago yesterday, I was doing news on top 40 radio station WGUY-AM, Bangor, ME…I worked the 4am to 1pm shift, rewriting copy, voicing stories for later broadcast and doing an occasional live newscast. 34 years ago yesterday, a day before he was due in Portland, Maine for two concerts, Elvis Presley died unexpectedly. One year […]
We have had two days of overcast, rain and wind…I definitely won’t complain, as it means that I don’t have to water my gardens. Then there are those that play amongst the raindrops!
The weather prognosticator moaned this morning about the continuing, crushing, destructive heat wave around the country, particularly in southwest states. I woke up this morning to 66 degrees of sunshine and a light breeze, with a high anticipated at 72 degrees. There are so many starving people in this world that it makes my heart […]
I know, I know…I have been going a little photo-heavy lately with my blog posts. I have a semi-formed post in the back of my mind, but in the meantime, caught the following this morning, looking out my front deck, and couldn’t resist. Then came the worker bees…lobster fisherfolk and gulls!
We have had Wii for a few years now. Christmas one year was the Wii Fit setup. We have used it a few times, but although we talk a good game about stepping up our exercise level, the only thing we have added is a daily walk with Boo. So it was with incredible trepidation […]
Hus and I went to hear The Wailin’ Jennys at Rockland’s Strand Theater last night…ohmygosh, they were WONDERFUL! The harmonies, the melding of three separate voices into one…I was so totally jealous and inspired at the same time…reminded me of singing with my three sisters…we harmonized our way through life from childhood on (our great aunts were […]
Thank you, Joni…couldn’t have been more perfect for yesterday…
Here I sit, watching Midcoast Maine work…
Boo, the aussiedoodle, just turned 5 months and is now 17-1/2 pounds…thought I would share his current cuteness… I could share photos all day…he is the cutest and most endearing puppy I have ever met.<G> But I’ll stifle myself and go watch USA play Japan in Women’s World Cup soccer action…here’s hoping for an […]