Monthly Archives: May 2014

VARIATIONS ON A BUCKET LIST

Welcome to today’s posting…but first these brief commercial messages: As previously advertised, my new e-book for self-publishers is now available.  It focuses on helping prepare a Word manuscript for uploading to a publishing/printing service.  If you are a new wannabe … Continue reading

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NEW SELF-PUBLISHERS: HERE’S D.I.Y. HELP!

Back in March I wrote a blog about an instruction manual I was working on and would publish in short time.  Short time has come…and so has the instruction manual.  It has a very specific, targeted audience and that is:  … Continue reading

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THE LIZARD WENT SPLAT!

The other day a lizard went splat.  It caused quite a stir and it was all very exciting to say the least.  At first, we didn’t know what to say or do.  A lizard splat just doesn’t happen right in front of you every … Continue reading

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BODIES VS. TRASH…The Great Debate!

Disclaimer:  Today’s posting deals with death, trash and the environment.  The author takes no responsibility for sensitivity, ecological consequences or any food consumed while reading the blog.  All that said, let’s move on…. —– I’m riding shotgun in a black Lexus … Continue reading

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WATER & PEACE…IT’S ALL GOOD!

I’m baaaack…back home after an incredible two-week cruise and 4-5 blogs telling you about it.  I’m also back in my thinking chair on the back patio.  Here is where I contemplate the meaning of life. This means I spend a lot of … Continue reading

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THE CRUISE – PART IV, Continued

Hello fellow travelers…or wannabe vagabonds. This is the final blog featuring my recent Panama Canal Cruise from Los Angeles, California to Fort Lauderdale, Florida. If you are just getting here you will have to scroll back a bit to catch … Continue reading

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THE CRUISE – PART IV, HERE ‘N THERE

First, confession of one major screw-up before I begin:  I did not take enough pictures, nor enough of the right ones.  I got a little lazy–like totally into vacationing and totally into lazy.  The blog wasn’t top of mind awareness … Continue reading

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THE CRUISE – PART III, SHIP AHOY!

This edition of marc’s blog continues my recap of our recent cruise down the Pacific coast of Mexico and Central America, through the Panama Canal, followed by stopovers in Columbia and Aruba, then finishing up in Fort Lauderdale, Florida…14 sunny … Continue reading

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THE CRUISE – PART II, OLD SALTS

Today’s blog continues with more “people” observations I made on our just-ended  cruise (see previous posting for background info).  I have been on other cruises and the one thing hard to ignore on this one was how old most of … Continue reading

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THE CRUISE – PART 1, WHERE THE FOOD IS!

So I promised to tell you about the cruise I just took down the Mexican coast, stops along Central America, through the locks of the Panama Canal, then to Columbia and Aruba and, after 14 days, reaching the tour’s end … Continue reading

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