Joyce AmericaSpeaks Periscope@11am Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Let’s keep it light, happy memories, everyone!

  Dear Followers: Let’s think about our fondest memories today , live in the present and enjoy our day!  I look forward to sharing  the fond memories of the America I grew up in with you!    Won’t you join me for a period of R&R!  We earned this respite,  let’s  Enjoy it, together!   … More Joyce AmericaSpeaks Periscope@11am Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Let’s keep it light, happy memories, everyone!

The Voice of Joyce: excerpts : ” The Great Escape”

Facts about inequality:  paraphrased from Angus Deaton’s book,” The Great Escape” The Facts about inequality:  Poor people do not choose to be poor The unemployed are miserable and demoralized without work The GDP is a well meaning statistic that doesn’t measure the 99% struggling at the bottom of  income distribution Labor unions have declined in … More The Voice of Joyce: excerpts : ” The Great Escape”

The Voice Of Joyce :” The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter”

Have I mentioned, I belong to a book club, that meets regularly, once a month.  Our mandate is to choose books of social relevancy in paperback.  This month,  one of our members, chose THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER, by Carson McCullers  published  in 1940.  The novel takes place in a poor southern town just … More The Voice Of Joyce :” The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter”