Tag Archives: Washington DC

SUICIDE, MENTAL HEALTH AND THE CAREGIVER

Mental Health/Suicide by – Sheri de Grom Compiled from journal notes, April 26, 1996, Washington, DC Burdened by my bulging briefcase, I’d hoped to get a jump on the day. We were celebrating our tenth anniversary tonight and I wanted … Continue reading

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Vets Rally to Curb Military Suicides

Check out this great MSN video – Vets Rally to Curb Military Suicides.

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MENTAL HEALTH CARE – WHO NEEDS IT? – PART 3 of 3

Mental Health Care – Who Needs It? – Part 3 of 3 The Fourth House By – Sheri de Grom Tom’s hospital admission lingered into the Christmas holidays and I was devastated. Christmas had always been my favorite season. In … Continue reading

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A NIGHT TO REMEMBER – THE VIETNAM MEMORIAL

A Night to Remember – The Vietnam Wall Slice Of Life By – Sheri de Grom I did not want to travel to Washington, DC. Nor did I want to contemplate the endless possibilities for career advancement about which everyone … Continue reading

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RETIREMENT LUXURY TAX

Congress Places All Retirees At Risk One Woman’s Opinion By Sheri de Grom Congress gave themselves a pay raise yet they haven’t received a satisfactory rating from their employers—the people of the United States in years. Other members of Congress became … Continue reading

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The Sequestration Comes Home

The Sequestration Comes Home One Woman’s Opinion By – Sheri de Grom I believe every man, woman and child will be affected by the failure of Congress and President Obama to pass a national budget as required by law. We … Continue reading

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MARGARET FROM MAINE – JOSEPH MONNINGER – BOOK REVIEW

Margaret From Maine – Joseph Monninger Plume/2013   By – Sheri de Grom I once read that Joseph Monninger wrote with all five senses wide open. In his latest novel, Margaret From Maine, that’s exactly what I experienced. I knew … Continue reading

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IT’S NO SURPRISE, CONGRESS AND SEQUESTRATION

It’s No Surprise, Congress And Sequestration                One Woman’s Opinion   By – Sheri de Grom  Congress continued to play the blame game as its members rushed to leave Washington, DC. It didn’t matter … Continue reading

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I SAID I’D NEVER DO IT

I Said I’d Never Do It                                                          Slice Of Life By – Sheri … Continue reading

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TWO CARS, ONE WOMAN & GOLDILOCKS

Two Cars, One Woman and Goldilocks Slice Of Life By – Sheri de Grom Washington, DC, Tuesday, six o’clock a.m. I hated being dependent on someone to drive me, but an auto accident had rendered me unable to drive for … Continue reading

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