Last month, I visited England for a wedding. I was there less than a week. Because of the nature in which I left England 4 years ago, I wasn’t sure what feelings would come up for me. England was my 2nd home. I’d begun building some semblance of a life there – building my career, […]Read More Jolly good time – (2nd) home sweet home.
By the time you read this, I’ll be in London, United Kingdom to attend a wedding for a few days. As you already know, I left on sour terms 3 years & over 10 months ago, so this will be an interesting experience, to say the least. I’ll blog about it later. See you on […]Read More Blighty.
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, […]Read More Slow day (more like slow year).
As a repatriate, some of the points in this article hit home…Read 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.Read More Out again.
The day was here. It was only less than 2 months before that I’d purchased the tickets…Read 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.Read More These never-before-seen portraits of former enslaved blacks will move you
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 […]Read 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 […]Read More Please help. (Friends edition.)
How are the weather & temperature in your part of the world?Read More Let it snow.