Breathe, America, Breathe

“Breathe” One word A simple reflex In and out, Taken for granted The essence of life. “I can’t breathe!” Gasping for air A knee relentlessly ground into the neck Life to death. Pealing back our glossy, polished veneer Revealing a rotting racist underbelly. Horrifying a nation, Marchers flooding the streets Rioting, looting. More black deaths. […]

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October brings Halloween

Pete and I are the oldest couple living in our neighborhood. The next generation of children has arrived in our neighborhood with Halloween decorations are going up all over

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Traveling the Oregon Coast and Seattle: Rainy Days

Gorgeous vistas along the Oregon and Washington coast in September but also huge amounts of rain.

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Boise City Club-Celebrating 25 Years of Civic Engagement

Civility means the ability to listen to others with opinions different from my own, to bring everyone to the table and engage in vigorous, reasoned discussions

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Big Mama

Jet skiing on Payette Lake is an opportunity to experience and view one of the most gorgeous places on earth.

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