Melania Trump’s Republican Party Convention Speech

After Melania Trump gave her speech last night at the Republican Party Convention in support of her husband, Donald Trump, the Internet blew up with charges that she (and whoever “helped” her write her speech) plagiarized Michelle Obama’s 2008 Democratic Party Convention speech. One of the best and funniest comment on this whole fiasco was … More Melania Trump’s Republican Party Convention Speech

My P.O.W. Bracelet

When I was in high school in the early 1970’s, I purchased a P.O.W./M.I.A. bracelet (prisoner-of-war/missing-in-action) of an American serviceman in the Vietnam War. The information on my bracelet was “Capt. David Dingee” and the date “6-27-72” which was the date he either was made a prisoner or became missing. I later found out a … More My P.O.W. Bracelet

Tara and Mom’s Not-So Excellent Adventure

Pardon the reference to the 1989 movie “Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure” but that movie title just seemed so hilariously appropriate for what happened to me and my daughter, Tara, Saturday night, May 21, 2016. I had watched the Preakness horse race earlier that evening, disappointed that my horse, Nyquist, had only come in third … More Tara and Mom’s Not-So Excellent Adventure

The Second Jewel in the Triple Crown Horse Race Series

The Preakness, the second jewel in the Triple Crown horse racing series, will be run later today, May 21, 2016. And I’m predicting that Nyquist, who won the Kentucky Derby two weeks ago, will win the Preakness and then it’s on to the last race, the Belmont, the last jewel in the Triple Crown. Post … More The Second Jewel in the Triple Crown Horse Race Series

Nyquist Wins the Kentucky Derby!!

I predicted April 30, 2016 in my post “More Six Word Stories”,  https://jeneanebehmeswritings.wordpress.com/2016/04/30/more-six-word-stories/, that Nyquist would win the 1-1/4 mile Kentucky Derby and he did!!! He ran a beautiful swift race and I’m not ashamed to say that I was screaming and yelling and crying when Nyquist was the first under the wire. It has … More Nyquist Wins the Kentucky Derby!!