Archive for Humor

  • PUBLISHER’S CORNER PUBLISHER’S CORNER

    Some Interesting Stuff – Trivia and Such By Eloise Graham Recently, when I was sorting through myriads of papers, I ran across some things I thought you might find interesting, or boring depending on your mood.   How many of you have heard that the word GOLF is an acronym for Gentlem...

  • Just  Saying... Just Saying…

    Davy Crocket, John Wayne, and me By Q.C. Jones Solid American, red-blooded, heroes. I can’t imagine life without them. Throughout my life, I have been blessed to have dozens of them – all lined up and ready to serve me.  Fact is, if you could peer into my brain, stare at my psyche, shake away...

  • A Pause for Poetry A Pause for Poetry

    By Gary Heath Poet in Residence for 50+ Lifestyles I Am Crayon I am crayon, young kids like me, So much color I am, big boxed Array of rainbow plus. I like who I am, young kids wield me, draw Straight from the heart, color me Into their likes, loves, hurts, fears. What I color on their ...

  • Playing the Waiting Game Playing the Waiting Game

    ... there is little we can do about this necessary but intrusive inconvenience in our lives, perhaps we should concentrate on finding ways to be more positive about it.   By Mary Schricker Gemberling “Waiting for the fish to bite or waiting for wind to fly a kite. Or waiting around for ...

  • Just  Saying... Just Saying…

    By Q.C. Jones Inflation: A historical perspective, kind of. Have you ever looked down at your car’s gas gauge and realized that full tank from a couple days ago is below the half full, or half empty, line? Regardless of whether you are a “half full, or half empty” sort of person, you still...

  • Just  Saying... Just Saying…

    Summertime When the Living is Easy By Q.C. Jones Remember the old Porky and Bess musical? While it was first performed back in 1935, the George Gershwin inspired American Opera made a dramatic comeback in 1942. My guess is my parents’ first heard songs from it as teenagers, and it stuck. When a ...

  • Just  Saying... Just Saying…

    By Q.C. Jones Some Like It Hot Back in 1959, Billy Wilder released a movie which bore the same title as this article.  Staring headliners like Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, and Jack Lemmon, the movie was given six Academy Award nominations and is cited by many as one of the greatest movies of al...

  • Buds and Burrows Open in April Buds and Burrows Open in April

    By Eloise Graham April is derived from the verb “aperire” which means “to open.” During the month of April, the trees and many flowers begin to bloom or open. The smaller animals that hibernate start opening their burrows and come out of their winter home. For those born in April th...