MARLBORO MUSINGS: Charlotte A Tipping Point…For Good?

Another cop and citizen confrontation. Another shooting. Another black man dies and another city and community explodes in outrage. This time just up the road, in Charlotte. That made it kinda personal, to me, and especially heart-wrenching, and infuriating, to watch as over a couple of nights, despite the fact that both individuals involved were … Continue reading MARLBORO MUSINGS: Charlotte A Tipping Point…For Good?

MARLBORO MUSINGS: It’s spelled R-E-S-P-E-C-T

Well, here we go again. Off we fly into another national hissy fit about something that really amounts to nothing, completely missing the point. Again looking to crush ants while elephants stomp thru our gardens. Meanwhile, innocent people die because someone's god apparently decreed they should. And like good Americans determined not to be slackers … Continue reading MARLBORO MUSINGS: It’s spelled R-E-S-P-E-C-T

MARLBORO MUSINGS: Balance Awareness Week? Say what?

https://youtu.be/Kgewv_9nV2M Walks, runs, relays, ribbons, wristbands, and bracelets, it's almost endless the means by which people concerned about serious illnesses attempt to increase awareness of the plight of those affected by afflictions such as heart disease, diabetes, Multiple Sclerosis, and cancers of all types. And deservingly so; few things are more heart-wrenching than seeing someone … Continue reading MARLBORO MUSINGS: Balance Awareness Week? Say what?