Tag: Netherlands

Ahmed Mohamed and 7 paths to inspiration

Ahmed Mohamed and 7 paths to inspiration
In the span of one day, 14-year-old Ahmed Mohamed went from being a high school kid to being a terrorist to being a national symbol of bigotry to being the kid President Obama tweeted Cool Clock, Ahmed and invited to the White House. That is pretty remarkable. Ahmed Mohamed’s story is also about his strength, grace, humility,... Read more »

A Story of 23 Chromosomes

A Story of 23 Chromosomes
“It has been said that next to hunger and thirst, our most basic human need is for storytelling.”   — Khalil Gibran  Patience is necessary to writing this blog. After all, I am prevailing upon strangers to work me into their busy lives. Without their responses, this blog would not exist. But a clog in the pipeline... Read more »

Aloft in the Netherlands

Aloft in the Netherlands
Herman is a young Dutchman living in a small city called Zaltbommel with his girlfriend and his dog. During the week, he works in a postal company office. On the weekends, he pursues his interest in historic aviation. That interest is how I connected with Herman. For many years, I have been a member of... Read more »
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