Pride and Shame. by David Prosser

Pride and Shame. Posted on August 23, 2021 by jilldennison Our friend David has written a short piece that needs no introduction and that, if you are human, will bring a lump to your throat. Thank you, David. The BUTHIDARS   Many times in my life I’ve been proud of my country. Proud to say […]

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An Exciting New Blog … by Jill Dennison

An Exciting New Blog … Posted on July 26, 2021 by jilldennison Today, I would like to introduce you all to a new blogging friend, Quentin Choy, who has recently started the blog WeTheCommoners.  His blog, per his ‘About’ page … “ … Aims to create a place where a multitude of political and non-political ideas […]

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On Fire, Once Again … by Jill Dennison

On Fire, Once Again … Just like last year and the year before, wildfires are raging out of control in the Western states such as California, Oregon, and to a lesser extent, Washington.  One such in Oregon has been named the Bootleg Fire, presumably for the shape of the path of destruction it is leaving. By […]

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Boom by Jill Dennison

Just what pleasure do people get from setting off obnoxiously loud fireworks for hours on end?  I’ve never understood it.  I am sitting here at just after midnight, and every few seconds comes another loud BOOM!  This is an apartment complex of 180 townhouses, most occupied by working class families with children and pets.  Some […]

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