2015 was a big travel year for me. 2016… not so much. So far, I have only 2 weekend trips planned, and that may very well be the extent of my travels this year. (My friend is getting married in England so if that happens this year, that’ll be another trip.) I’m back on my own, … More Slow day (more like slow year).
As a repatriate, some of the points in this article hit home… … More Wall Street Journal article: Repatriation blues.
And I’m off again, this time to San Juan, Puerto Rico. Blog posts later (including finishing the ones about the United Arab Emirates). See you in a few.
The day was here. It was only less than 2 months before that I’d purchased the tickets… … More United Arab Emirates – Abu Dhabi part 1.
February is Black History Month in the United States. Check out these photos of enslaved blacks freed by the 13th Amendment.
Who forces time is pushed back by time; who yields to time finds time on his side. –The Talmud (NOTE: this is a long one, with a bit of cursing, disclosure, no punches pulled, and vulnerability. Don’t like any of that? Don’t bother reading any further.) NEW #MustRead #blog post: Then and now. #postaweek #expatriate … More Then and now.
I don’t blog about stuff like this (except when I did it for myself). But this is a friend of mine, and when I was going through my personal hell in the United Kingdom and back here in the United States, he and his wife went above & beyond to help me. (They even still … More Please help. (Friends edition.)
How are the weather & temperature in your part of the world? … More Let it snow.
Exactly 1 year ago today, I left the United Kingdom after living there for over 3 years. … More The end. (Or the beginning?)
Today 10.01.2014: I’m feeling: busy. I’m listening to: A Charlie Brown Christmas. I’m grateful for: my new Kindle, purchased exactly 1 month ago. The ability to read for pleasure again; while I love regular books, carrying them around only made my back & neck issues worsen. Paying off another debt in September. Filling out, and … More Delayed gratitude.