Tag Archives: War

Edgewood! Playground of the Impoverished.

I just got done mowing my lawn… something that wouldn’t have not gotten done this early if not for the generosity of my neighbors at The Woods Campground.  (see: “The “Shut Up” Heard Around the World“)  Had it not been … Continue reading

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I AM ANGRY!!!

I don’t want to be ANGRY anymore, I’m tired of being ANGRY, every aspect of life seems to make me ANGRY. My dog is ill…and I am ANGRY! My husband is ill…and I am ANGRY!  My lawnmower won’t start and I am … Continue reading

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Sorrow and Sadness

Sometimes I wonder if I’m the only person on this planet that realizes that this world is filled with nothing but sorrow and sadness, death and mayhem, a relentless and unforgiving planet consumed by war and disease; ruled by a fictional and angry … Continue reading

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This is a BAD BAD WORLD

This life is not good.  I was lying in bed last night pondering the question so many of us ask ourselves so often “Why are we here?”. We are born and at some point realize we exist (See: We Exist) and then begin our … Continue reading

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Inge’s Folly

This story is being slightly edited years after I originally posted it. My family in Germany have pretty much decided that I am the devil reborn for having written this, they don’t understand (probably because of cultural differences) that what … Continue reading

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Losing My Identity

I cannot pretend that just because I was born there and have ancestry there (unlike so many Americans with their kilts, dashikis, agbadas, turbins, burkas, hijabs, ushankas, saris, or regalias who “pretend” to be something other than American) despite the fact that I was born German, my mother was from Germany, I have a German government birth certificate (as well as an American birth certificate) I don’t try to force my “German culture” down the throats of Americans. Continue reading

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