A Time Of Grief

  Color has fled Thailand; black, gray, and white, the clothe of grief for a beloved Father. Color is joy, and we can find none; not at this time. This is a time for grieving, for coming to terms with our loss, and for remembering. …

Being optimistic

By nature, perhaps it was learned, or perhaps it is hard-coded and shared out, I am an optimistic, glass half-full, person. My business partner, great friend for many years, a truly lovely, very smart guy, said I was a strange combination of a human being – …

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Major Construction in Progress

If this is your first time here – you’ve chosen a great time to visit because we are changing everything. But do stick around, ‘the times they are a changin’….

Seriously?

Thinking back, I first became aware of American Presidents, somewhat ironically as we moved from New Jersey to England, specifically, Northern England, when I was eleven and a half years of age. Nixon was being thrown out of office and Gerald Ford was replacing him. …

The Perfect Bloody Mary

Just in case you thought I was dead or disappeared… The Perfect Bloody Mary Recipe 45 ml Stolichnaya 1 Can V8 juice 10 ml of fresh lime juice 6 Splashes of Lea & Perrins (rockin’ it since 1835) 6 Splashes of Tabasco (rockin’ it since 1868) 1/2 …

Rumors of Chance’s Death are unfounded….

Inspired by (yet) another email blaming me for killing off Chance so early in the series; I thought I’d clarify matters for you all. I thought the clue was fairly blatant, but obviously not. For those that missed it, here’s the clue. Do you want …

Neslon Mandela – A True Hero of Our Time

“We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right.” Nelson Mandela When I was a young boy we lived in Cape Town. Often we would go to the beaches at Blouberg, and there while playing amid the …