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FOR BETTER OR FOR WORSE

FOR BETTER OR FOR WORSE

FOR BETTER OR FOR WORSE That phrase played a refrain in my mind as I dragged two unwilling dogs on their early morning walk. It had every promise of being another steaming hot, humid and miserable day. The pups like their walks in cool and crisp weather. So do I. Six...
FATE DECREED.

FATE DECREED.

FATE DECREED Tired, heartsick, homesick, depressed. Sad, so terribly sad. That was me arriving in the United States in March of 1994 after fifteen years in Europe. I’d left behind a lovely home and wonderful friends in Spain. A European lifestyle and outlook on life....
ARCHIMEDES HAD NOTHING ON ME!

ARCHIMEDES HAD NOTHING ON ME!

ARCHIMEDES HAD NOTHING ON ME! The ancient Greek Scholar was put to shame as I leapt up from my computer. “HURRAH”, I SHOUTED. “HURRAH!” The Captain looked up from his puzzle. The dogs started barking. I waved my notebook around in excitement. “What?” he asked, annoyed...
BOOKBUB!

BOOKBUB!

BOOKBUB! Aahh! The wide and wicked world of technology! In this case, electronic reading. I belong to a “club” named BookBub. On signing up I indicated which genres I like to read. I thus receive daily e-mails with offers in my chosen genres of free books, books at...
WHAT IS THE HARDEST THING YOU ARE DEALING WITH RIGHT NOW?

WHAT IS THE HARDEST THING YOU ARE DEALING WITH RIGHT NOW?

WHAT IS THE HARDEST THING YOU ARE DEALING WITH RIGHT NOW? Drag out the yoga mat. Light the candles. Turn on the temple sounds. And come with me. Is it an unfaithful partner/spouse you have to forgive? Is it a backstabbing colleague you have to deal with? Is it the...