The year end holidays are supposed to be a time of joy and giving. No matter what happens through the year, no matter who you are, Christmas/New Year's/Hanukkah etc.. always come around and we pause to acknowledge them. John Lennon's "So This Is Christmas" is not the typical holiday song. Rather it is an observation … Continue reading Holidays Through John Lennon’s Eyes.
So nice to see The New York Giants defeat the Dallas Cowboys 35-14 and the Jets winning against the Buffalo Bills. I love this time of year, holidays approaching, snow any day now and the smell of fireplaces outside. Sundays in the Fall are somehow better, and the time zone switch really lifted my spirits … Continue reading Giants and Jets win, Sunday complete.
When I was in the 8th grade I had to commit this to memory. When I taught school I made the kids memorize it as well, though that week they hated me outwardly, they all managed to do it. I hope they still recall it as I do, because for me it was the first … Continue reading We The People…
HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL! FOR THOSE OF YOU WHO FORGOT THE WORDS (OR NEVER KNEW THEM). ALL TOGETHER NOW. Words to Auld Lang Syne by Robert Burns Should auld acquaintance be forgot And never brought to mind Should auld acquaintaince be forgot And auld lang syne. For auld lang syne, my dear, For auld … Continue reading Auld Lang Syne