A Wail of a Wall

As many of you who read this blog know, I am "based" in Florida. This means -- News Alert! -- I live in a right-wing state, one that has a fairly substantial amount of  geezer neanderthals who live hand to mouth on Social Security and the pathetic 50K they managed to save after working up…

Scenes from Florida

Here's a gallery of pics from around where I live, on the Atlantic side of Florida, in what is known as the Treasure Coast. I'm a week back from a month in Portugal. Walking on straight concrete sidewalks on level ground is a lot easier on the ankles, once you get to my age. It…

Epilogue

We're back in Florida, where, within 24 hours, my systolic BP number shot up to 170+, soon upon arrival. Here are some final thoughts about this month-long trip to Tavira, Portugal, where we stayed in this apartment building. The trip back to Faro airport was a bit hairy, as the car service did not show…