Relaunch and Repurpose

January 17, 2021 | By CarolDuhart2 | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

I have 2 books (The People’s Book of Covid), and Simple Astrology.  It’s funny what quarantining will make you do, along with finally getting over  writer’s block.  To all those who want to support me in my endeavors, thank you all in advance and in retreat.  Writing is lonely sometimes, and to actually communicate is • Read More »

Well, At Long Last I’m Actually Writing the Book

January 17, 2021 | By CarolDuhart2 | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

I’m writing the book-or books.  Instead of cramming it all in one book, I’m going to have five volumes where I can write at length on each item.  Also, its also will be an e-book-downloadable at any time, and unlimited by the usual constraints of a printable book. For a quick look at a work • Read More »

Money in Retirement

November 4, 2019 | By CarolDuhart2 | No Comments | Filed in: Uncategorized.

Getting off the 2x monthly or weekly payments is a little bit unnerving at first.  I mean, for years, it was “can I make it till next Friday?” On the other hand, I’m glad to leave the uncertainty behind-“Will I have a job next Friday? or even “Will my unemployment check be approved next Friday”? • Read More »

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WebTV-An Internet Memory

November 2, 2019 | By CarolDuhart2 | No Comments | Filed in: Morning Coffee, Personal.

webtv box by sony

Back in the rampup days of the internet, computers were very expensive and hard to comeby for many people. So someone came up with a combination of tv and the internet called Web(Later MSN)Tv. You connected a set top box to your television set and through the local ISP, got a stripped down version of • Read More »

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Writing is Lonely Work

October 17, 2019 | By | No Comments | Filed in: Life in Retirement, Morning Coffee, Personal.

Today I realized why I didn’t blog more.  Writing is lonely work at times.  It’s a natural introverted activity-writing comes from within.  Even technical writing requires some solitude-for research, for editing, for the careful turn of a phrase. Thanks to blogging, you do hear from readers and even the occasional troll and spam poster.  I • Read More »

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Fall Food

October 17, 2019 | By CarolDuhart2 | No Comments | Filed in: Morning Coffee, Personal.

Apple Holsteiner Cox New Crop

Fall food-apples, pumpkin, sweet potatoes, chili.  Once the calendar turns to October I start thinking about heartier food and memories of cold, damp Octobers where I put on a sweater and as the mornings grew darker,  felt cold and damp breezes on my face.  And when the light finally arose, the cold was accompanied by • Read More »