Author Archives: bobosbest

About bobosbest

I am a 79-year-old retired English teacher whose writing goals are fulfilled by publishing these blogs. I have a wonderful married partner, Dimitris Tsitsiras, who is from Greece. Life is good and still an adventure.

The Opiod Crisis

I’m writing about something I know almost nothing about. However, it has to be important that I educate myself and my readers as our president just agreed to treat this addiction as a national crisis. I have read that this … Continue reading

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Blogging 101

In a recent blog, I wrote about an “eminent” threat from a storm. At the time, it certainly must have looked right as I always reread my blogs, proofread them for spelling errors, and change language when it doesn’t read … Continue reading

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JVC versus Pioneer

When my JVC receiver “died” recently, after checking out the chance of its being repaired and learning that that appeared to be impossible, I went shopping at Magnolia, a side-store at Best Buy. The customer service guy there advised me … Continue reading

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Slept Right Through It

I am an amateur weather watcher along with a buddy of mine who lives in Seminole. We call each other when storms are eminent or even when rainfall is occurring. We then compare total rainfall amounts and fuss when one … Continue reading

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Confusion Reigns

How many years have I been posting my blogs? I can’t remember. I do know that I wasn’t always using Word Press. Anyhow, I was doing just fine until one day this week when I wrote a post about our … Continue reading

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Only Two

Since I am 79 years old and married, one would assume, if he didn’t know me, that I had been married fifty or so years. Not! August 8th, yesterday, was our second anniversary. As per our ritual, we celebrated at … Continue reading

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The Named No-Storm

On July 31, I woke up to light rain, enough light rain to prevent my partner from going out for his morning walk. It was a Monday and my morning to exercise at the YMCA. When I left for the … Continue reading

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