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St. Louis J.C. Penney Stores Get a Reprieve

Stalwart Dept.-Store Chain J.C. Penney Temporarily Dodges the Bullet
April 17, 2017 (STL.News) On March 1, we reported news that J.C. Penney had announced the stalwart Department-Store Chain would be shutting close to 140, following the news that ot…


Time slows down in a rain coated bubble.
Here, stories are magic
and words are power.
Here, love is grey
and longing melts in decrescendo. 29 more words


The bureaucracy of death

We receive a reply from the state of California

Think of California and we call to mind Hollywood and the film industry, Silicon Valley and major companies such as Microsoft and Google, cities such as San Francisco and Los Angeles, important universities such as Caltech, the home of surfing, and altogether a state which is a pace setter in the world and one which is much admired.  1,368 more words

Death Penalty

Petition Against the UK Supporting or Participating in Torture

I got this message today from the human rights organisation, Reprieve, asking if I would like to sign a petition from them calling on Theresa May to stop Britain collaborating with Donald Trump in his support of torture and ‘enhanced interrogation’: 410 more words


A Reprieve - Mini Vacation

These days it is very rare I’m able to travel out of town. Typically I have sporadic days off.  Those change like the wind due to staffing issues at work.   582 more words


Two-Cents Tuesdays~ Don't Kill Time

I think a lot, about all kinds of things. Like many folks, I think about thinking, what I’m thinking about, how what I’m thinking about affects me and those around me and how what I’m thinking about either serves to provide energy and steam to my day or instead drains energy, creativity and perspective. 353 more words