I select the Internet and THE WORLD WIDE WEB as the greatest inventions of all time because it is quite simply the single most extraordinary learning and communication tool the world has ever known. And it was created in my lifetime. No longer do I have to spend hours sitting in a library, pouring over … Continue reading Best Invention Of All Time
Can you ever get used to the idea of death? With the recent and sad passing of such talented Brits- actor Alan Rickman and musician David Bowie- I am becoming accustomed, in a way, to news of people dying. And as the nature of death, like life, is so repetitive, I naturally, await the next announcement. … Continue reading Lived 21 February 1946 – 14 January 2016
Dear Santa, It may be very hard for you to find us this Christmas as we are far away from the North Pole, smack dab in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, 700 miles off the coast of the United States. So I have provided global coordinates (32.3000° N, 64.7833° ) for your … Continue reading Dear Santa
You can usually count on a happy reaction when you throw a surprise party for someone. But before you plan the next “surprise” celebration for your aging parent, think again. While I was on the phone with Betty from Boston I told her of my plan to fly to New England and surprise my Mom … Continue reading SURPRISE !!!