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Bienvenido America del Sur-2020

Mi nombre es R. C. Hand. Mis novelas esta’n dispnoibles en Amazon en rustica y en la biblioteca de prestamos Kindle. Tengo varias novelas en Su Kindle y “I” phone para su placer de...

Helping a little

With the shortage of masks and such, why haven’t the local governments asked women who can sew to make masks for their local hospitals? I’m no genius, in fact I had to look up...

My life in lock down

I have always enjoyed drawing and painting. Many in my family seem to be talented in many different ways. My siblings played musical instruments as my father did. I tried but was not a...

March 30, 2020-Lock down

We are in our little place and locked down. We will remain here except to get groceries and mail. We hope that you are safe and well. Please follow the rules for your own...

March 20, 2020 – World disaster

I have been around a while and am seldom surprised when things happen. This has surprised me to no end. Please be safe and follow all rules that are meant to keep you safe....

March 16,2020 – China

Well, we are seeing it again. How often will we be targeted by China before we do something to stop them. They have attacked our internet infrastructure many times and now they are blaming...

March 10, 2020-Who pays income taxes in the United States of America

This is an election year as Americans all know. There will be many things said at this time which are simply not true. Read this if you are interested in the facts regarding who...

Danger – 2020

You may think we are thrill seekers if you read my travel blog. We are not. We have been to many interesting and wild places. We are not in search of danger. But it...

North Korea – The DMZ

We went to the DMZ from both the South and the North. This is looking across the DMZ to the Northern side. The stories we were told were very different, of course. The Capital...

New travel photos are up 2-25-20

I now have many photos uploaded on different trips. These aren’t all of them, but it takes a little time. I will put more up each day as time permits. Thanks for coming to...

Free everything – Beware of the liars

If you talk to any person from Cuba that had to escape in fear of their lives, you would know what Socialism does. Go there and see for yourself, as I have. I have...

Grandpa Ernie’s Secrets is edited 2-22-20

The final, edited version of Grandpa Ernies Secrets will be available on Tuesday on Amazon. It’s free in the Kindle Lending Library. It is an interesting and fun spy novel with some light hearted...

Day 7 Our Vacation on Molokai 2-18-2020

Sadly we leave this little island tomorrow. We have seen most of the coast of the island and several beautiful beaches. We have driven inland and seen some of the historical sights there. We...

Day 6 The Leper Colony 2-18-2020

The Leper colony and the history of how those people were sent there is a sad tale. Perhaps there was no other way to handle it, but it was difficult for the families involved...

Day 6 The Flight to Leper Colony 2-18-2020

Today we took the flight from the small airport on Molokai to the peninsula where the leper colony is located today. There were as many as 8,000 people sent there over many years but...

Day 5 Murphy’s Beach and dinner at the hotel Molokai 2-17-2020

We slept in again today. We are on Molokai time now. We took the 450 east again down to Murphy’s beach. We drive like the locals now, 35 miles an hour or less. The...

Day 4 – Big Wind Kite Factory 2-16-2020

We drove west across the island to the Big Wind Kite Factory. We thought me might find a gift for a cousin. As always, I find interesting stores and shops are run by even...

Day 4 – Driving to the West 2-16-2020

We went up to the Meyer Sugar Mill and Museum yesterday after the Macadamia nut adventure. We also walked over to the cemetery. Do you know the difference between a graveyard and a cemetery?...

Day 3 – The Macadamia Farm 2-15-2020

We went to the Macadamia farm today and learned a great deal about the tree and the nut. The tree drops its fruit all year round. The fruit is raked up from the ground...

Day 2 – Rooster Fishing on Molokai 2-14-2020

If you are a vegan or love animals far too much, do not read further. Goodbye! I have an idea about the roosters and their call. It sounds like “Happy New Year,” but its...

Day 2 – City Life 2-14-2020

We went into Kaunakakai today and wandered around again. It has one main street and is a reminder of small town America. The pedestrian is king here and the little bit of traffic around...

Day 1 – Molokai – Arrival 2-13-2020

We have arrived safely in Molokai after a smooth flight to Hawaii and then a very short flight to Molokai. It is our 36 wedding anniversary. There are several possible meanings for the word...

Day 1 – Leaving for Molokai 2-13-2020

I am off to Molokai for a week’s vacation. From what, I cannot say. We have been to the islands many times and find them relaxing and very interesting. This is our first trip...

February-2020 – Kindness

Do you hate someone for their beliefs? I understand that if they believe in killing or harming people or countries through violence. For the most part, most people’s beliefs are just as important and...

Your country – 2020 -The New Way Forward – Beware

Do you want to allow everyone in the world to come into your country without knowing who they are? Check out The New Way Forward bill being pushed by the Democrats now. Do you...

Jan.28, 2020 – What if?

What if the United States government spent half of the money sent overseas on our own country? By the way, I want Quid Pro Quo. I want to control where my money goes and...

Jan.24, 2020- The Philippines

We haven”t been to the Philippines yet, but I am getting many readers from that part of the world and I want to thank you for taking the time to read my stories. I...

Jan.21, 2020 – A look back

I am probably one of the luckiest people in the world. I’ve done more, seen more and lived better than I could ever have imagined. I came from a place where my possibilities seemed...

Prelude to Rome-Jan.19,2020

I am making good progress on Prelude to Rome. It Starts in 1940 or so with a conversation between two WWI veterans. One is Erie Wilson’s grandfather. The other man is his best friend....

Seeking answers through traveling-2020

Traveling is very important for many reasons. One of the reasons is so that you can check up on your own newspapers and media in your country. When you travel you see news reports...