I’m middle of the road re politics.

I’ve lived in Florida for 16 years.

I come from Glasgow in Scotland.

Murder capital of Europe (but beautiful in many parts of the city.)

Am I qualified to make an opinion on these animals?

Oops. I think I just did. And I keep an open mind about all American politicians but I think Chuck dropped the ball here.

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Sad situation all round.The Gaza Strip.

So I drive along

Whipping myself with this dark

Menacing thought,

Of something I thought I’d forgotten.

I obsess and twist and toss it around

But just cannot let it go. 

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Sharing this on WordPress because I am getting more and more irritated with Facebook. I spend very little time on it now. Seems I’m not the only one.

A Facebook strategy to emphasize users’ participation in “community,” rather than just entertainment, is leaving them depressed, a study shows. Wired has reported on the details of the issue. After the social-media company was criticized for its role in the 2016 election, Facebook said last year it would build community online, by emphasizing interaction with…

via Facebook ‘community’ plan leaves users … depressed — WND

I’m sharing this from Jacob Bunn at Twitchy.com. I don’t care about the politics. Left or right. I just think this is a very bad idea. This won’t help the homelessness in the city. It might mean some people lose their jobs and might even become homeless themselves. It might mean they are cutting off their nose to spite their face. Not a good move.

 

Oh, Seattle. BREAKING: Seattle City Council approves tax on large businesses such as Amazon and Starbucks to fight homelessness — The Associated Press (@AP) May 14, 2018 Because nothing says let’s encourage large corporations to set up shop (or remain) in our city quite like massive tax hikes under the guise of “fighting homelessness.” Imagine…

via Oh, this’ll work: Congrats to Seattle for just approving a HORRENDOUS idea to ‘fight homelessness’! — twitchy.com

Makes perfect sense.

There’s something very sad about this but it’s very true.

There has been a stabbing in Paris this evening. The assailant and a victim are both dead. They do not know if this is terrorist related but it looks like it.

Why do some people think it is a good idea to kill people to further their cause? Far too much hatred in this world. Not enough love and compassion.

 

So the Mr Men books are sexist now. Some people have too much time on their hands. Leave the Mr Men books alone. Getting ridiculous.

An attempt at Fibonacci poetry.

 

You

May

Sadly

Say through tears,

How you are feeling.

But I will pray that the dark days  

Disappear and your moments are filled with love.