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Sept.27, 2022 -Our trip to Spain and Portugal

I am now home and will start putting up the daily diary of our trip to Spain and Portugal. It was a great trip with a few days of rain but mostly very good...

Aug. 31, 2022 – Map making in Spain and Portugal

Spain and Portugal have long histories of navigation, discovery and cartography or the art of map making. There are many rich stories in history about the worlds geography and mapping expeditions on the seas...

Aug.26, 2022 – Spain and Portugal

We are off to Spain and Portugal in a few days. As always, I will post a daily journal entry about our trip. We have been to Spain a couple of times before, but...

Aug. 15, 2022 – A look back at Greece

Yesterday was the anniversary of our trip to the Greek Islands and the Olympics. It was a spectacular and relaxing trip at the same time. We had the great privilege to come to the...

Aug. 13, 2022 – Sunrise, Sunset

I am going to put up one of the short stories from my book of short stories called “Sunrise, Sunset” here for you to read. I have another book of short stories under construction...

Aug. 7, 2022 – “The Last Time”

This is an original story of mine written in 1971. I’m sure you’ve had the feeling of being followed before, but last night I was sure it was more than just a feeling. In...

Aug. 2, 2022 – Another trip, finally.

We are off to Portugal and Spain in September. We have been to Spain twice. It is a beautiful place and full of history. The Alhambra was a military complex. It became the royal...

Thursday, August 4th – Inlandia Authors at Arts walk will be from 6:00-8:00 PM

Hello everyone. The Inlandia Independent authors and art walk is coming soon. It will be on the first floor of the Riverside Library on Mission in downtown Riverside. For more information go to www.InlandiaInstitute.org....

July 25, 2022 – Mr. Sparks – A little story

This little exercise of mine was started a while back and finished just now here for your enjoyment. Steven Sparks rose slowly from his soft, green, leather, sofa and walked across his large living...

July 22, 2022 – The trouble maker

My parents ran a very large dancehall and restaurant with two bars. Need I say more? My life was interesting to say the least. My friends were mostly adult criminals and addicts. They were...