That iPhone has quite a competent camera

I’m on an old version of the iPhone … well, old version as far as technology is concerned, iPhone 6...

I like tacos!!!

One morning, in Guatemala, there were 5 of us sitting around the breakfast table. Kayla was sitting to my right...

Big Brother’s fear of being watched.

In George Orwell’s book, 1984, about a “future” dystopia, the main antagonist is Big Brother/The Thought Police/The Government. We already...

Formerly trees

These piles of mulch were formerly a wall of trees that lined S. Tryon St. I passed them every day...

When are you going to post pictures?

Some of my friends, and coworkers, will ask: When are you going to post pictures of your trip? Now, that’s...

Same shot, different day – kinda

Well, not really, but pretty darn close. Both taken with the same camera, but on different days, different times. One...

Well, metaphorically speaking, a road. One can drive from Charlotte to Antigua, Guatemala, if one is willing to drive about 2700 miles. I prefer a quick flight. 🙂 As I’d mentioned in a previous post, I was taking my niece…

1. Be impeccable with your words 2. Don’t take anything personally 3. Never assume anything 4. Always do your best The Four Agreements: Four “simple” agreements, easy to read, easy to understand, perhaps, but they take a while to implement…

When the student is ready, the teacher will appear How many times have I heard the above quote. I always thought that it was cool, somewhat mystical; however, I see that it is, at least to me, practical and true…

I was reviewing some of the photos from the first half of this year and, compared to previous years, the number of photos that I’ve taken and the number of posts that I’ve made are declining. I think that this…

I used to meditate quit a bit, daily actually. However, of late, I’ve not been doing it and can feel, from time to time, a bit unsettled. Looks like it’s time to return to that and become an observer of…