Good works

Y.E.P.A.W. stands for Youth Excellence Performing Arts Workshop. It’s an Akron, Ohio based mentoring group for middle school and high...

Credit monitoring: Yes! I still need it.

Some years ago, I signed up with a credit monitoring service named Identity Guard. About a month ago, I was...

A bit more patience is needed

Ummm, Vanessa? Not quite yet. Probably in a few more weeks! 🙂 We were doing our walk along the Ohio/Erie...

Ghostly impressions

Everyone has their thing, I suppose. My thing? Fog. The other day when I awoke, I noticed the dense fog...

Frosty mornings

Looks like the fall has finally arrived and with it, a bit of frost – even in unexpected places! But...

Good neighbors

I spent a pleasant few days in Santa Clara, California. I was attending a conference for work. I learned quite...

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Well, spring is upon us. The weeds are blossoming in the yard. The daffodils are showing their colors, and the winter has left behind quite a few branches on the ground as it helped to trim the various trees in…

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I looked at the number of posts that I’ve made this year and it’s about the same number of times that I’ve been out with my camera to take photos. 9 times out with the camera, 11 posts. That used…

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There was much buzz yesterday ahead of winter storm Remus. As a matter of fact, the governor of North Carolina declared a state of emergency based on the forecast by The Weather Channel, which called for 5 – 8 inches…

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It seems that now every weather system that comes through needs a name. I remember when only hurricanes got named and when all of those names were names of women. 🙂 On Monday night, in came Winter Storm Octavia (sound…

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Sometime last year, in the summer perhaps, Vanessa and I were walking through Uptown Charlotte. I was showing her the various buildings where I had worked. One of those buildings was the Bank of America Corporate Center. The lobby of…