Cruising and Me

Cruising and Me Cruising is not for everyone. There is something adventurous about going on a cruise but I didn’t discover it until late in life. I guess this makes me a typical cruise passenger, in the eyes of many. What held me back from cruising was the thought of all those people confined in … Continue reading Cruising and Me

The Robot Revolution

The Robot Revolution The robot revolution was insidious. Everybody saw it coming but viewed it as an opportunity and not as a threat. Factory floors that once bustled with workers, whirred silently whilst the chosen few surveyed the machines. Then machines, for that was what they were in those days, became more and more sophisticated … Continue reading The Robot Revolution

A Walk in the Woods

A Walk in the Woods John loved to walk in the woods just out of town. The canopy of trees shielded the harsh Summer sun and afforded shelter from the wind and snow in Winter. During his walks, he was able to steal some alone time, away from the office, family, and friends. He parked his … Continue reading A Walk in the Woods

The Bench

Meg and John took a walk along the beach most Sundays. Sometimes they would sit for a while on a rickety bench and watch the waves being battered by the wind and the gulls swooping and swerving. They’d had problems with their weight for decades. It wasn’t very romantic, but it brought them together in … Continue reading The Bench