Taking a Leap

Taking a Leap

Once every four years, we get an extra day. And, as I’m writing this on February 29th 2016, that’s today. Apparently it’s got something to do with the solar system not being in sync with the Gregorian calendar. (How very careless of the solar system.) And it’s in...
Being Pollyanna

Being Pollyanna

I’m an optimist. My middle name is Pollyanna. (Well it’s not, it’s Anne — but you get my drift). It’s a curious thing, the compulsion to look on the bright side, to always find a positive spin on even the grimmest situation. I consider it a huge blessing, a gift from...