Republican Code Talkers
In America, conservatives have historically been Republicans. Then, In 1964, the party made a deal with the devil, disguised as Jim Crow; in an instant, the political label “conservative” became code for “the lost cause of the Confederacy.” read more…>
Regardless the state of affairs, across the board, this is the place to weather the storm; the background image was made on my shortcut to the grocery store!
If I’m so smart, how could I have read Ben Franklin’s autobiography only last month, instead of when I may have gotten its full benefit, say, 60 years ago?
Hawthorne and Melville
Not just a pretty place, but once the Berkshires also was home to two giants of literature – Herman Melville and Nathaniel Hawthorne. One a citizen of Pittsfield, the other a temporary refugee from Salem, who found shelter fifty feet from the left edge of this image!