BACK ON THE GRID

Vacation: The act of getting away from the routine of life to better appreciate the routine of life once the routine of life is resumed. Electronic mail: The technological way to inform/disrupt. We returned from Florida on a Tuesday. At the top of the email was a notice of the passing of a deacon’s wife the day before. I knew she had heart problems so I figured her heart just gave out. On Wednesday an email about a man I knew from church having a procedure, in critical condition, and later in the day, that he had died. On Thursday, … Continue reading BACK ON THE GRID

HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN A GUINESS WORLD BOOK RECORD

I had been looking forward for months to July 8, the day when the National Federation of the Blind would break a world record. Not just attempt, but actually do it, because the National Federation of the Blind never fails at any opportunity to prove blind people can do anything. So here is the link to my facebook album coverage of the event. Joe and I got up at 5 and got a snack to fortify ourselves and joined the throng at 6:30. Once we were in our appointed places, best I could tell, we were 15 rows back. We … Continue reading HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN A GUINESS WORLD BOOK RECORD