Silence

So many people I know say they are disgusted by politics and refuse to watch or read the news. While I understand the sentiment and desire not to focus on the insanity that seems to be plaguing our government at the moment, isn’t that like an ostrich sticking...

Meet Axle

MEET AXLE Many of you have followed the saga of how my snaggle-toothed, orange kitty named Oscar escaped from my apartment, was rescued through the efforts of people across the country, and recently passed from congestive heart failure. None of the above begins to...

Saying Good-bye

The woman in the photo above is an amazing soul. I don’t say that lightly and I don’t mean it in a religious sense. I mean it in a playful, let’s-go-kick-some-butt sense. I mean it as a fellow traveler who admired how she made a conscious decision to...

Remembering Oscar

Remembering Oscar My dear precious Oscar is gone. It turns out he had advanced heart disease and a tumor. The vet said he was suffering and recommended he be put to sleep. He died in my arms held close and surrounded by love. If there is one thing I have taken away it...

NPHC in Argentina

New Members of The Not Perfect Hat Club say, “Hellllooooo!” (To watch the entire visit click HERE) This joyful picture captures 50 fifth graders at Colegio Newlands School in Buenos Aires saying hello at the start of my virtual visit on September 12, 2017....