Monthly Archives: June 2017

Trumpcare

When the Affordable Care Act became law, it had already been given the derogatory name of Obamacare by the Republicans who had refused to help implement it. For seven years, the Republicans campaigned to have Obamacare repealed. With the advent … Continue reading

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Where Do You Go To Celebrate?

Several times a year there are occasions which require celebration, such as birthdays, anniversaries, etc. Dimitris and I have no special place yet for birthdays, but we definitely head for Spinners, the revolving restaurant on St. Pete Beach, where we celebrate our … Continue reading

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My First Love

When I finally admitted to myself that I was a gay man, I sought to be delivered from that “curse” by attending a program called “Straight Ahead” at a church annex building in Tampa.” I was by then divorced but looking … Continue reading

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Dual Memberships

I don’t know how anyone lives without the American Automobile Association. That organization has rescued me many times. I have AAA Plus which means they will tow my car 100 miles, even bringing it first home to my house and then … Continue reading

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Rolling Pills

At age 79, every morning I take vitamins and fiber pills–three pills in all with an extra B-complex pill twice a week. When I first get to my computer in the morning, I immediately collect the pills from the different … Continue reading

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My Five-Day Respite

How many of you have had a summer “respite?” Well, I kn0w–what I’m calling a respite is usually called a vacation. This past week was both vacation and relaxation away from home. We departed on Tuesday via an Air Canada … Continue reading

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Quick Showers of Blessing

My partner loves to take prolonged showers. If he can think of any reason during the day to take a second–or third shower, he’s in there and usually for a considerable amount of time. I, on the other hand, am … Continue reading

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