Far From Home

There was a  recent post on WordPress asking readers what is the  furthest from home you have ever been. I guess my answer would be around 7,648 miles. That would be at the… Continue reading

George Leon James

He was my father. He was your father-in-law, but loved you more as a daughter than as a daughter-in-law. He taught you how to make a pineapple upside down cake and a pot… Continue reading

Boss Man and Cat Daddy

I had the pleasure of taking Robert to his cancer treatments over a year before he passed away. At one time we went 10 consecutive days. You try and not become friends of… Continue reading

Walking Workout

was out walking 4.04 miles in 1h:17m:36s using Endomondo. via Endomondo Walking Workout. Well at least I was out in this humidity.

When I look in the mirror, I….

Run and Hide Try and avoid looking in the mirror Be like my cats and don’t look directly at my reflection Really, I don’t see the person I “feel” like. Where is the… Continue reading

The Great Migration

The Great Migration is a cycle of life and death, played out on the plains of the Serengeti (in Tanzania) and Masai Mara (in Kenya). Some 1.4 million wildebeest, 250,000 Burchell’s zebra and… Continue reading

Married Carole James

Just celebrated 22 years of marriage last week. I met Carole when we both worked for IBM in California. We were transferred from CA, to AZ, CO, and finally here in NC. Both… Continue reading


Spent 1/2 day on this camel. Went the back way to the pyramids. Two weeks later I was at the Charlotte Motor Speedway doing 137 MPH in a NASCAR. The car had more… Continue reading

The Road Less Traveled

So many paths to tread It’s hard to know which ways I should have chosen & which roads would have been best for me & mine to roam. So many schools & teachers… Continue reading


The Soul would have NO RAINBOW if the eyes had NO TEARS Still applies in many areas of  our  life today. The lost of a father, mother, and younger sister as I have… Continue reading