Monthly Archives: October 2014

Arch, Point and Shoot

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Jimmy LaFave ‘Lagniappe’

Lagniappe (/ˈlænjæp/ lan-yap) is a small gift given to a customer by a merchant at the time of a purchase (such as a 13th doughnut when buying a dozen), or more broadly, “something given or obtained gratuitously or by way of good measure. … Continue reading

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Tom

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Lost Golf Balls

My grandson had his 10th birthday last week. He loves to golf and just like any of us stubborn golfers, he spends lots of time trying to hit balls across water hazards. That means he goes through lots of balls … Continue reading

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Love Birds

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Istanbul In October

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And A Binkie

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Wings of the City

Wings of the City statue by Mexican artist Jorge Marín. Discovery Green. Houston, Texas.

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Safe Travels and Media Control

As Patty and I were preparing to leave for Greece and Turkey a few weeks back, ISIS was a growing concern.  News coverage of beheadings, street protests, Muslim extremists, Syrian refugees and NATO air strikes near the Turkish border all … Continue reading

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Veiled

Love? Trust? Oppression? Submission? Faith? For the first time, I saw a woman completely veiled, covered from head to toe, hands covered with gloves too. It evokes so many thoughts and questions.  Most difficult of all is my understanding that … Continue reading

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