Monthly Archives: August 2016

Waiting On; Waiting For

My partner and I are wonderfully compatible. Life together is smooth, exciting, romantic, with a dash of travel thrown in every few months. I feel as though I am married to a travel agent. Our latest trip to Grand Cayman … Continue reading

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One Week as Caymanites

Dimitris and I were fortunate to be invited with friends to spend a week at a time share on Grand Cayman. We flew to Grand Cayman on Cayman Air, landed in George Town, the capital, and rode by taxi to … Continue reading

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In Medias Res

When I was studying at Furman University to be an English teacher, I remember my teachers adding to my vocabulary the term, “in media res,” meaning in the middle of things. It was used to describe a writing that did … Continue reading

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El Mocaljetes

Dimitris and I love Mexican food. Our favorite Mexican restaurant in St. Petersburg is Carmelita’s which, by the way, gives patrons a free meal on his/her birthday. Our second favorite Mexican restaurant in our city is Taco Bell. Our favorite … Continue reading

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Contacting the Tampa Bay Times

I have been a subscriber for years to the St. Pete Times which became the Tampa Bay Times. When I first signed up, I subscribed to receive the paper every day. Later, I decided that it was not the best way … Continue reading

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Painless

Pain serves a purpose. For one thing, it shows us what it feels like when we don’t have any pain. It also lets us know that something is causing us to experience pain. I have been told by doctors that … Continue reading

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Rainy Days and Weekends

One of the items I most enjoy and depend on is my Oregon Scientific weather station, which measures the outdoor temperature and the amount of rainfall. It even keeps a tally of all the rain we have had since the … Continue reading

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