Monthly Archives: October 2015

The Bureaucracy

We, the public, often hear how awkward and slow the bureaucracy is. Lately, I have had three reasons to deal with the bureaucracy, and I have been amazed. When my partner went to the immigration office in Tampa to have … Continue reading

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If I Were A Rich Man (repeat)

As a youngster being raised in a Southern Baptist home, if there was one scripture that I took seriously it was the following from Matthew 19:24: “It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle … Continue reading

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New Words in your Ears

I love vocabulary study. If you have ever been in an English class of mine, you would be pushed to learn more and more vocabulary. Because I feel that vocabulary is so important, I watch for new words when I … Continue reading

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The Beauty of God’s Creation

Every year for many years I have delighted in planting nasturtiums. They are, to me, one of the most beautiful flowers in God’s Creation. They like the fall of the year when the weather begins to cool and some of … Continue reading

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Lords of the Rings

Finally, I can tell the story of our wedding rings. I was the one who had the idea to purchase them in Dubai. We had visited Dubai in 2014 and planned to return in 2015, which we did. We headed to … Continue reading

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Immigration

In May of every year, many of my closest friends leave Florida and head to other climes where the summers are cooler. They are my “emigrant” friends who abandon me for the summer. I miss them very much, especially the … Continue reading

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First Look

I have a theory regarding the first time you meet someone and that theory is that you will never see them again the exact same way. Here’s what I base that theory on. When you first meet someone, you see … Continue reading

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