Sat.May 30, 2020

Economic Pall Hovers over America - Homelessness & Return of "Hot Beds"

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The grim issue of homelessness in the U.S. is broadening. Now, as The Guardian reports, the Shelter-in-Place policy in San Francisco, from March 30 through May 24th, is being reviewed as a factor in the deaths of 48 homeless.

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Stormin' Norman's Flea Market in Toledo, OH - U.S. Consumer Spending Fell 13.6% in April

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Given that we're all working from home, this fell into the category of crisis. The lamp on my desk stopped working during the night. I was on deadline for a rush assignment. My laptop and I moved into another room for light. But, I love being at that desk. It's old and wood, has tons of drawers and even a pull-out writing ledge. Before the current COVID-19 economic catastrophe, this morning I would have shopped for the lamp's replacement in one of those chain office stores.

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