I have long contemplated writing my own take on what is going on in the USA, especially with regard to Trump, his policies, and the violence going on in many cities. I voted for Trump, I will admit that, even if I can't discuss this with friends and co-workers. We talk about many subjects, except … Continue reading The laws, the violence and our new President…
I have not yet posted anything with regard to the fairly recently 2016 Presidential Election in the United States of America. I have been busy settling into our new home, but also kind of waiting to see how everything will turn out... it's apparently still not over, not until the Electoral College votes and/or Congress … Continue reading What the future brings… Can it get better?
So, as I sit down and type, it is 8:28PM CST on Friday, March 11, 2016. Boyfriend and I browse the news online and see that the Trump rally in Chicago at UIC has been shutdown because Chicagoans don't know how to act. From the few articles I browsed next, it appears that conflicts broke … Continue reading It’s just sad… Chicago, etc.
In response to The Daily Post's writing prompt: "Trains, Planes, and Automobiles." On my own to one destination across the country, I would likely opt for an airplane as I did for my recent NYC weekend trip. It made sense to keep the travel as concise as possible on a relatively short visit with my Brother … Continue reading Road trip!
I grew up in Chicago and lived there for most of my life until a little over two years ago. As I have written before, I was a Juvenile Case Manager that worked for seven years with clients living in many of the neighborhoods you hear about on the news or read about in the … Continue reading The real tragedy… the Chicago Violence problem