Meeting famous women is not something new to some people, especially if they happen to be active in politics. Rarely though, and no offense to all those famous women who write the checks and help agents of change do their work, are they as intelligently articulate regarding their cause as Alfre Woodard. I say this as a high compliment. I have sat through speeches, spoken intimately and shared bread with many, many people and Alfre was the only woman who I felt a spark listening to, that…Continue
Added by Sheila Luecht on October 22, 2012 at 10:30am — 6 Comments
"Subject: HISTORIC PHOTOS: of women who secured our right to vote. Use it this November!
Added by Sheila Luecht on October 21, 2012 at 2:15pm — No Comments
Sometimes the most beautiful thing in our day is looking up and seeing. Enjoy!
The sun was doing a brilliant job of lighting all of these leaves up and making them seem almost like bits of…Continue
Added by Sheila Luecht on October 15, 2012 at 7:00pm — 2 Comments
Running away was always the plan. It was the only way in which she felt that she could really breathe. Stuck in a life that only few would understand she was always anxious and pacing. Working on a plan to leave the confines of her cell, she could barely expect anyone to understand.
Every night as she lay in bed, the sounds of the evening called to her. The scratching of branches on the window, the roof, and the outer walls, all spoke to…Continue
Added by Sheila Luecht on October 8, 2012 at 4:18pm — 7 Comments
Stealing from a Corpse
There are so many things laced together with a death that you might find it hard to imagine the connections of some. For instance, when someone dies, who get their clothes? I remember one person who was rather odd. He kind of got hammered out of the legislature after several years for his paradoxical votes and his personal scandal. Going over the lurid details might be too much for one to…Continue
Added by Sheila Luecht on October 4, 2012 at 12:06pm — No Comments