Author Archives: Rosalys


Book Review: The Great Good Thing

greatgoodthingby Rosalys12/19/16
I’ve been a fan of Andrew Klavan for about six or seven years. He is a writer of suspense/detective novels, several of which have been made into movies. I haven’t seen any of the movies, though I have read one book, Don’t Say a Word. More » • (556 views)

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It’s All About Us

Trump3by Rosalys11/7/16
It’s time for another political thread. There are (at last count) 154 comments on The Two Donald Trumps, and it is just becoming too difficult to keep track of the discussion. There don’t seem to be any new articles coming forth (because of fear induced by the new rules?) and so More » • (886 views)

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A Funny Thing Happened On My Way Through The Pledge

WorldUpsideDownby Rosalys6/17/16
This past Monday, I attended a cook out with my husband. This annual event heralds in the summer hiatus of monthly meetings of one of the historic militia groups that he belongs to. As usual, they had a short meeting; and as usual, the meeting began with the Pledge of Allegiance. More » • (1075 views)

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Why The Donald Doesn’t Scare Me

Trump3by Rosalys5/9/16
First I must state that there is so much muck being flung about, that I sometimes don’t know who or what to believe. The proverbial excrement has truly hit the fan, and the fan is showing no signs of stopping. I find people, whose opinions I value very much, on both sides of the Trump issue. More » • (1670 views)

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Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!

Snowflakeby Rosalys1/26/16
Some years ago, we here in Rhode Island we were experiencing a summer of plentiful rainfall. During one such rainfall, I was waiting in line at a store behind a man, and we began to talk about, what else? The weather. Like most people he was complaining. More » • (678 views)

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