My inside anklebones have been disappearing off and on for about a year now, as my feet swell and subside with cycles of too much activity and then rest.  But now my old feet appear to have reached a point of no return.  They do not unswell.  Both of my inside anklebon...

All this week I was elbow-deep in a muddle of chores, so I paused to create something pretty in my drab world today.  Here 'tis.

Caption:  Something Pretty In A Drab World

by Annmarie Throckmorton 2019

I thought this photograph of my long passed cat Little Bit Of Love was long gone, but I found it in my late father's papers.  My mother insisted in taking this photo of me when she saw me pick up my cat who had been hunting in their field.  I remember being annoyed at...

I was a teenager just out of high school, and I thought that dressing like a boy was protection when I explored the world.

Caption:  Annmarie Throckmorton, circa 1979

I thought this photograph was lost, then I found a photocopy of it in my late parents' photograph albums.  For six hours yesterday I sorted through their papers and mine, including lawsuit documents where I failed to prevent my siblings stealing a ⅛ to ¼ million dollar...

I am of the age when one thinks of downsizing–into a little urn.

Please note that this post is tagged as humor.

Caption:  Aging Selfie At Seventy

by Annmarie Throckmorton 2019

Long ago, in one of the very few times in my life when my bank account was short (strange how customer accounts are so rarely in excess) my complaint at the teller's counter was referred to the bank president of that old bank downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota.  The odd w...

As my Avatar AdroitWaterBear I posted three messages to Sargon of Akkad's channel, and to the man pretending to be "The World's Strongest Woman | Zuby Interview, 08-07-19.

Sargon of Akkad blocked the two stronger messages, but left the third one because women in fits fi...

As my avatar AdroitWaterBear I posted the following reply online to the Jesse Lee Peterson channel, after JLP disparaged another man by saying, "He's a weak girl."

JLP.  Correction: Andrew Yang is not "a weak girl", he's a weak man. Most little girls are strong and smar...

Watching two men of renown rage at each other on the news, threatening violence and calling each other women, I am almost bored.  That behavior does not have anything to do with women.  Men push other men like rams in a field, it is what they do.  If no one gets hurt,...