Monthly Archives: August 2018

ON THIS DAY: August 31, 2018

August 31st is National Eat Outside Day National Trail Mix Day We Love Memoirs Day * Love Litigating Lawyers Day * International Overdose Awareness Day * _________________________________________ MORE! Mary P. Jacobi, Georg Jensen, and Mária Balážová, click

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Word Cloud: AUGUST

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD The last day of August, still time to catch some summer sun, and enhale its layers of aroma: sunscreen, watermelon, citronella and charcoal brickettes. So I have three August poems for you from three very different … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: August 30, 2018

August 30th is U.N. International Day of the Disappeared * Frankenstein Day * Grief Awareness Day * Slinky Day * International Whale Shark Day * Toasted Marshmallow Day               _________________________________________ MORE! Anita Garibaldi, John Gunther and Sylvia Earle, … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: August 29, 2018

August 29th is According to Hoyle Day * Chop Suey Day Individual Rights Day * More Herbs, Less Salt Day U.N. International Day Against Nuclear Tests * _________________________________________ MORE! Edmond Hoyle, Ishi, and Jehan Sadat, click

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ON THIS DAY: August 28, 2018

August 28th is Radio Commercials Day * Cherry Turnover Day National Bow Tie Day National Red Wine Day Rainbow Bridge Remembrance Day Race Your Mouse Around the Icons Day _________________________________________ MORE! Ayyankali, Janet Frame, and Emmett Till, click

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ON THIS DAY: August 27, 2018

August 27th is Just Because Day National Pots de Creme Day The Duchess Who Wasn’t Day * _________________________________________ MORE! Rhazes, Norah Lofts and William Least Heat-Moon, click

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TCS: Yes, Virginia, There Really IS a Jackalope!

Good Morning! ________________________________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole in your brainpan, feel free to add a … Continue reading

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