Fake Friends And How To Spot Them

Facebook And Fake Everything This is not the first time that friendship is the topic of conversation here. However, this is the first conversation about fake friends.  With all the talk about “fake news,” we might as well broach the topic. Facebook is in the news this week – although it seems to always somehow be in it. The much-loved social media platform is accused of harbouring fake news. Whether it knowingly did so is being analysed. There are those, myself included, who would argue that this is nothing new

7 Things To Do If Today Was Your Last Day

What Would Be On Your Lips? “My best friend gave me the best advice He said each day’s a gift and not a given right Leave no stone unturned, leave your fears behind And try to take the path less traveled by That first step you take is the longest stride…” – Nickleback, If Today Was Your Last Day Many have a love/hate relationship with the authors/singers of those lyrics, Nickelback. As for me, I simply love the song. A few years ago, it was on constant rotation in my

The Unfortunate Life of an Interesting Woman – Part I

The Third Wheel Ring, ring! The phone rang in the living room. Virginia looked up from the dining room table where she was writing in her journal. She jumped up after the second ring and ran to it. She grasped it from the end table just before her younger sister did. “Reynolds residence, Ginny speaking,” Virginia said as she made a face at her exasperated sister. With a big sigh, her younger sister Betty, sat on the overstuffed chair next to the table. “Ginny! Beverly here, how would you like