Paul and the Pilfered Piedra

In Spanish, piedra means rock, or stone. When I was in Ohio, back in March, I was walking along The...

Speed walking along the trails

iOS 11 has a new feature, well, new to us iPhone users. You can set the phone up to sense...

iPhone 8 Live view

I bought an iPhone 8+ Prior to that, I had an iPhone 6+. A number of new features came onboard...

Small signs of fall

The leaves haven’t started to change in earnest, but some of them, usually the maple trees, have started to change...

Three mornings in a row

September 24, 25, and 26 … each morning, I was greeted with quite a nice sunrise. I thought that we...

Making choices

Wow! I’ve not been here in a while. I’m still doing my daily walks and there are lots of things...

I was just looking back through some of my photos from Raj’s wedding. As a friend, I had the privilege of getting a behind-the-scenes look at the preparation. For the most part his nephew, Sid, helped him to get dressed…

I remember when there was a time when I couldn’t even conceive of being 50, let alone 54, yet here I am. My sister posted the featured picture on her Facebook timeline. She’s the keeper of the archives. She has…

I realize that that which I’m about to say is truly and fully a first-world problem. Here, in southwestern Charlotte, at least in my neighborhood we have two choices for internet service. We can go with TWC (Time Warner Cable)…

It’s Friday afternoon; the house is warm and smells of rotisserie chicken; it’s snowing outside – nature’s little reminder to those of us that live in Charlotte that it’s still winter, and it’s pretty quiet inside, nothing but the hum…

On the way to Munnar, India, the driver stopped for lunch at a local vegetarian restaurant. I went to the washroom to wash my hands before eating and was greeted by this sign, one posted over each of the two…