Me Too!

June 8th, 2016

So in January 2016, I was in Madeira having a typical start to my day there walking along the gorgeous in town ocean.  I had one of my most serious ”  I’m out for a real exercise walk” outfits on when a young lady stopped me and asked me if I wanted … Continue reading

35 by 13

December 31st, 2015

Madeira Island is 35 miles long and 13 miles wide.  I was recently speaking about Maine to Marco and Antonio.  Both of them want to come to the States. I was telling them that Boston was only 2 hours away. They laughed hysterically and said we could probably go from … Continue reading

Boomers – Put Your Activist Hats Back On!

December 28th, 2015

    One thing we boomers did really well in our 20’s was DEMONSTRATING!  How about if  you get really psyched about doing something for an important cause right here, right now in 2016. Last night I watched a documentary that was recently released called – “This Changes Everything.” It … Continue reading

Present Moment Contemplations

December 15th, 2015

The Virtues and Arrogance of Becoming Enlightened. Being enlightened does not give you the right to assume that you know if someone else is enlightened, or that  you know whether someone else gets “love” or is practicing present moment awareness. That kind of thinking is simply being judgemental. Let kindness be … Continue reading

A Ceative Writing Experiment

December 14th, 2015

A crazy fun experiment. Maybe I can write fiction. The following story line is something I wrote over 2 years ago. Reading it now – I am surprised by my own creativity. I found it yesterday in my phone notes. In September 2013, a friend of mine and I decided to … Continue reading

Cuba Today – Part I

December 13th, 2015

My fellow boomers are likely to sympathize with me on this one. No I did not take the best of notes on my trip. I have a bad memory and it is now 3 months later. I need you to cut me a little slack. So I knew some of … Continue reading