It’s Following Me!

First it was Ireland: record rainfall and driving through unbelievable flooding. Then it was Arkansas: record rainfall and driving through unbelievable flooding. For the past three days, with more in the forecast, it’s now here in southern California! Stop the madness! (Actually, I’ve rather enjoyed the rainfall. And yesterday I heard one of the most virulent thunder rumbles of all… Continue reading

Missing a Photograph

I’m visiting here in Arkansas. This community has its share of poverty, especially in these difficult economic times. In addition to the poverty, this state has experienced torrential rains this year–exceeding all records since they began keeping them in the 1800’s. Getting around has been even more challenging than when I visited Ireland this year. Many roads are flooded and… Continue reading

Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays

Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas. It seems rain and floods are following me wherever I go these days. Arkansas has had record rain fall this year, and many of the roads have been seriously flooded. Seeing the side roads out into the woods all flooded and closed gives new meaning to “over the river and through the woods…”… Continue reading

Sling Player

I’m currently flying somewhere over Arkansas and was Just watching my TiVo at home in LA. eBay and Delta are providing free WiFi to everyone on the flight. No gimmicks. No email. Just start using it. Very cool. I would never have tried GoGo because it’s too expensive for my taste. And I would have assumed the speed was about… Continue reading