SYW Holiday Edition: On Beating the Holiday Blues, Jolly Jolt, Jesus’ Birth, and Christmas Music

Melanie’s weekly Share Your World this week is about celebration of the winter holidays. Questions: What’s your remedy for the Holiday blues? Sing carols or if singing is not your thing, listen to cheerful holiday music. Go to a light show at your local botanic garden or zoo or wherever there is a holiday light […]

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Swiftly Failing Memory

My memory has never been good, which is probably attributable to my ADHD. I grew up not knowing about this and just considered myself a failure. I was finally diagnosed in 2007, and it was a great relief! Since then, I try to go easier on myself. Now I’m in my senior years and my […]

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FPQ: From Evolution to Technology

Fandango’s Provocative Question #44 is What do you think was (or is) the most significant event in the history of the human race? Please explain. The most significant event happened millions of years ago, when our homo ancestor evolved to walk upright. Although homo erectus was named for a human ancestor that walked upright, this […]

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