Category Archives: News and politics

Do you know about International Women’s Day ?

My introduction to International Women’s Day started with a card I received from my long-time Russian pen pal when we were both teenagers in the late 70s. I had never heard of it prior to her greeting but I have … Continue reading

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Fake Engine Noise?

I know you won’t quite believe this but brand new automobiles are going to sound like supercar jalopies this year. That’s right. Your ears aren’t deceiving you ! Look outside some time for a spell and you’ll find that what … Continue reading

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The Horseshoe Bend Crisis

Back on the 18th of October I read a very promising article in the newspaper about what is being done on behalf of the Colorado River and water conservation and use sustainability. I don’t know about you but when I … Continue reading

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Get Back to Work ?

Business as usual, I see ! The Castle Lady

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The Twelfth Parades 2013

During the most peaceful part of Northern Ireland’s history and after all the ceasefire talks and endeavors to bring the violence to an end there is still a faction which has never given up their rights as Irish citizens to … Continue reading

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Reprise

To all those who mourn her passing I want to wish the strongest of condolences to the adherents and family of Margaret Thatcher. Whatever else anyone thought or felt toward her- she was a woman of true convictions, action and … Continue reading

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Why did Superstorm Sandy happen?

Apparently a lot of people think that Sandy happened because of climate change or global warming and certainly many people know that disasters were predicted for the New York area many years ago by none other than Edgar Cayce. However, … Continue reading

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Danger Lies in Prejudicial Terrorism

Today I saw a very short article in the newspaper about how U.S. lawmakers announced on Tuesday, the day after the inauguration, the awards of the Congressional Gold Medal of honor to four recipients who may have fallen out of … Continue reading

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Kincadiana

Home is your haven, a loving retreat, be it ever so humble, there’s no place so sweet. One of the saddest bits of news I discovered in my local newspaper this summer was the death of Thomas Kinkade. For those … Continue reading

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Congratulations Will and Kate !

     I hope the little one coming will be an infinite joy and delight to you both.   The Castle Lady

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