Archive for September 2017

Spared by Recent Hurricanes, Living the Happy Life in Trinidad/Tobago

Spared by Recent Hurricanes, Living the Happy Life in Trinidad/Tobago
As I write this, Hurricane Maria is carving up the Caribbean. Now a Category 5 hurricane, she is in line to endanger islands still reeling from the devastation of Hurricane Irma. Looking at the current weather map, I see Hurricane Maria has bypassed Trinidad and Tobago in the West Indies, which makes me breathe a... Read more »

On the 17th Anniversary of 9/11, A Plea for Tolerance

On the 17th Anniversary of 9/11, A Plea for Tolerance
It was a day just like today. I will never forget where I was; sitting in a dentist’s chair, unaware that Americans were dying in New York City. When I emerged from that appointment,┬áthe world had changed. It is still painful to rewatch the archived footage. Recall the horror. Remember what happened on the bright,... Read more »