Author Archives: Carol

About Carol

I'm me - nothing unusual, just me. Widowed, 2 grown children who are my best friends, 1 dog, retired, loving being retired. I am woman, I am strong.

A Powerful Reblog

Originally posted on that little voice:
I asked for answers to ‘where to from here’? Here are some. Life in the Boomer Lane Musings of a former hula hoop champion The Price of Human┬áDignity Posted on June 2, 2020 4…

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Share Your World – June 1, 2020

Sharing again today, because I feel like putting words on paper – virtual paper. Because maybe it will be a bit of an escape from the US on fire right now. On fire because we talk a lot about change, … Continue reading

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Share Your World – Memorial Day 2020

Sharing my world with Melanie and all of you seemed like a very good reason to post this morning. It’s a holiday, so I plan to keep the day simple, with very little in the way of work happening here. … Continue reading

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Thar She Blows

Warning: I am about to demonstrate what I have in common with a whale – other than the fact that my mid-section is the biggest part of me. I am ready to blow. Completely. Furiously. Without exhibiting any caution. You … Continue reading

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Getting Older – Not for the Weak

Getting older has been on my mind lately – well, for a few years now, because that’s where I have been and am – getting older. It’s a mix of good and less good, and I’d like to share some … Continue reading

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Share Your World – 4/28/2020

One more cup of coffee should do it, right? Then I can get started on what needs to be done around here. Just one more cup of coffee. And sharing my world while I have that coffee. Do guns protect … Continue reading

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Dear Mother,

I’m sitting tonight in the darkness of night and quiet of my home. I am content with my life, and I wonder how you felt about yours. It’s something I’ve often wished I had asked you when you were alive. … Continue reading

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Alright, Already, Enough!

Normally, I have no problem with staying home, insulated, isolated, quietly enjoying my time to do what I want, and conversing with my furry kids if I have something to say. Or if they start the conversation. Normally. However, I … Continue reading

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Sharing My World – April 6, 2020

Felt like playing along with Melanie today, and sharing some of my world. If we learn from our mistakes, why are we always so afraid to make them? Because that’s the harder way to learn. It usually involves some cleanup … Continue reading

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Hello World

I’ve been avoiding posting, because, well, you know – politics and the raising of my ire and my inability to keep from spewing those words of ire all over the place, and nobody needs that right now – except, maybe, … Continue reading

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