Author Archives: rixlibris

About rixlibris

Retired from child care photography after thirty years of coaxing smiles and wiping noses. Currently venting years of repressed fictional story lines via self-published novels. Married and still alive in a remote corner of Waller County, Texas.

HYPOCRISY OR JUST POLITICS?

Sometimes it’s enough to make your head explode.  It doesn’t matter if you’re to the left, the right or follow a zig-zag path through the maze of political rhetoric, the question is the same, what are we supposed to believe? … Continue reading

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TELL US WHO YOU ARE

We’ve all played them, those innocent little games that appear on social media and are shared to our friends so that we may compare results.  They will ask you to answer a series of questions in order to determine what … Continue reading

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WAGE REVERSAL

Throughout the history of this country we have had a roller coaster of a ride but the trend was always upward.  Across the peaks and valleys of progress each generation somehow managed to do a bit better than the preceding … Continue reading

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ENOUGH, TAKE OFF THE GLOVES

I’ve never been particularly good at the art of the rant but here goes. We have a duly elected President attempting to get his act together and run an administration.  Mr. Trump was not my candidate and I would willingly … Continue reading

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TRUMP VS: THE ROMAN OCCUPATION

Throughout the seemingly endless Presidential  campaign, the battle-scarred interval between election day and the inauguration, the constant, often violent protests and the infighting over cabinet picks, I held onto the view that Donald Trump was simply a businessman, unskilled in … Continue reading

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PRAY FOR THE PREZ

If you are one who stands to profit from a failed administration then this is not the post for you.  Go back to whatever you were doing.  Sorry for the interruption. A tourist visiting in one of the Banana Republics … Continue reading

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PINT SIZED PICASSO

The soon to be 4 year old twin grand-girls were laboring away at their art center.  Our blondie was filling letter sized sheets of paper with impromptu geometric designs in a variety of pastels while the red-head seemed to favor … Continue reading

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