Author Archives: Ms. C

About Ms. C

I teach at NDSU...but I remain a student of life with all the enthusiasm that entails. My favorite saying is, "Sometimes you have to take the leap and build your wings on the way down." In the new forty that is what I am doing...building my wings.

The United States owes a debt to you…

To the many military members and veterans I know and to the many, many thousands I do not, I thank you for your commitment to the ideals of the United States and your service to our country.  Although you are … Continue reading

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Use your power…send the circus packing.

America is not the country it used to be.  Big money and partisan politics over the last couple of decades have left the majority of American citizens wanting.  The chasm between the haves and have-nots has grown dramatically.  Our government … Continue reading

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Rocky Horror and the virgins…

We went to the second to last performance of Rocky Horror last night at The Stage at Island Park.  The campy musical was put on by Music  Theatre Fargo-Moorhead (MTFM) and sought to offer the midnight movie theater experience in … Continue reading

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From where I stand today…

Thank you devoted readers of The New Forty for five years of loyalty.  I want you to know that postings on The New Forty will be intermittent for the remainder of 2014.  This has nothing to do with my health or … Continue reading

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Etchings of my womanhood…

You may have heard in this age of technology that there is a smartphone app for virtually everything.  At least that is what I am told by my tech-savvy teenager..  Dinosaurs like me are still adjusting to the pedestrian activities … Continue reading

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