Archive for June, 2009

Lovers of the English language might enjoy this. It is yet another example of why people learning English have trouble with the language. Learning the...

  Ever Wonder How A Company Got Its Name? Adobe – came from the name of the river Adobe Creek that ran behind the house...

Once upon a time, it was not the Land of Oz.  It was neither Cinderella losing her slipper nor Mary with her little lamb, nor...

A nursery rhyme fascinated me as a child and has resurfaced in my thoughts, providing a guide to the economy. My memory of it is:...

Most of us travel hundreds and even thousands of miles away to visit beautiful locations even though we have them in our own backyards.  One...

We played with dolls dressed in home sewn flannel pajamas and velvet dresses. We practiced our ABC’s on a wooden stand-up blackboard in the basement....

Crossing the Mediterranean Savona – Italy to Bastia – Corsica 23 November 2007 Up the winding stairs I ran, two at a time, brushing the...

  I stand at the base of the road, staring ahead at things so much more grand than myself.  Behind me lies accomplishment.  Though miniscule in...

When we pray for God’s intervention, or guidance, or that God’s will be done, where is the source of the problem; i.e. what is the...

Morris Bloomfeld Historian Toronto – Canada THE DIGITAL DIVIDE, Spring ’09, proposes that criminality pervades society and explains all the changes in the economy. Being...

Listen –  to summer’s silence.  Do you hear its strong voice?  In the: wiggle of your toes free from shoes  water droplets sliding down a...

I watched you sleeping drifting through yesterdays and finding the dreams you lost wrapped in gilded stardust. Your eyes flickered softly casting a show of...