Monthly Archives: December 2015

First Snowfall Hits Buffalo Dec. 18, 2015

Carolyn’s Online Magazine WINTER DESCENDS IN BUFFALO AND PENNSYLVANIA DECEMBER 18-19, 2015 “I’m telling you: it’s snowing, snowing, snowing,” my older sister told me. “We’re supposed to get 5-8 inches of lake effect snow.” This news wouldn’t be surprising if … Continue reading

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“Oops” Moments in a Writographer’s December Day

Carolyn’s Compositions “OOPS” MOMENTS IN A WRITOGRAPHER’S DAY DECEMBER 16, 2015 NOTE: Although the WordPress prompt was for photography (OOPS), I took the liberty of being a writographer, and applied the prompt in a photography/writing format. 7:30 a. m. Sun shining, … Continue reading

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Hacked! My Parallel Self Visits Turkey

Carolyn’s Online Magazine HACKED! MY PARALLEL SELF VISITS TURKEY NOTE: The WordPress prompt for December 3, 2015, is Tell us about the top five places you’ve always wanted to visit. There are several places I’d like to visit besides the … Continue reading

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Memorable Christmases Past: Part 1

Carolyn’s Online Magazine MEMORABLE CHRISTMASES PAST: Part 1 While working for the Fay-West section of the Tribune-Review (Greensburg, PA)newspaper one year I wrote an article on memorable Christmas experiences. I’ve always wanted to follow it up because I enjoyed the … Continue reading

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OOPS—I Cannot Eat This Cookie…

Carolyn’s Compositions OOPS—I CANNOT EAT THIS COOKIE  The following is a series of Facebook posts I made after I received a great birthday gift from my sister Sally on September 15, 2015, 3 months before my birthday. I knew what it … Continue reading

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The Eye Spies: The Moon, a Planet, & More

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (#COMe) THE EYE SPIES A MOON WITH A PLANET (and other things) I awakened early Monday morning, after an exceptionally socially busy weekend. It was almost 6:00 a. m. My husband Monte was also awake—not unusual for … Continue reading

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Strike a Musical Chord—Not

Carolyn’s Online Magazine STRIKE A MUSICAL CHORD—NOT I positioned the pillow to mute the noise emanating from my rented trumpet. Squeak. The sound muted sound barely made it past the trumpet’s bell as my tiny 8- or 9-year-old fingers attempted … Continue reading

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