Coffee! Just hearing the word, and I can smell that dark, sweet and rich aroma. Just say the word, Coffee, and I can taste it, hot, and strong and wonderful. Coffee, the elixir[…]
There were nine stately palms that formed a dramatic backdrop to my house. They stood century over the bare lot for near to 30 years. When we finished the construction of our home[…]
Like the day JFK was shot forty-eight years ago, September 11, 2001 is a day everyone will remember, they will remember exactly where they were and what they were doing when the news came of the first attacks at the Twin Towers in New York.
This is me after a full day of beach combing! One of the joys of living in a semi-rural beachfront house is the things that wash up on the beach, land in your[…]
How do you get help for a stubbed toe with an infected ingrwon tonail when there is no podiarist in town?
Have a p[edicure, and get a shot of novacaine from a dentist(in the toe) a true story.
So what’s the climate like in La Paz? Well most of the year it is wonderful, a place where outdoor living is an art form. And drinking icy-cold umbrella drinks is expected. But[…]
Yes Mexico has a drug war going on! And yes there are other kinds of murders taking place in the country. But Mexico has beautiful beaches, lovely colonial cities, welcoming people and delicious[…]
Standing naked in my bathroom, arms outstretched, and drenched in honey, I wondered just how I was going to get through the day. I was so sticky! I could not put on clothes. If I put my arms down, they would be glued to my side. And ditto for slipping on flip-flops. Well, I couldn’t actually put on flip-flops because my feet and the bathmat were quickly becoming a bonded pair.
Thomas Elliot Fogel February 24, 2003- April 14, 2011 Do not stand at my grave and weep I am not there, I do not sleep I am a 1,000 winds that blow I[…]
Spring in California is wonderful, everything is green, and flowers bloome. How Imiss Spring in California