The Making of Shaymaa

Sunday, May 7th, 2023

A prequel to the last half of A Parasol in Paris


Saturday, February 25th, 2023


Sunday, January 22nd, 2023

Thinking it Through


Wednesday, December 28th, 2022

Sound and Fury, Signifying Nothing


Thursday, December 8th, 2022

A most wonderful companion

No Problem, I can handle this.

Monday, November 21st, 2022

SQUIRRELS: Those rascally creatures.


Thursday, November 10th, 2022

LOVE, throughout whatever means.


Thursday, November 3rd, 2022

“Quotation in lieu of Wit.”

Her Way Out

Thursday, September 29th, 2022

Long Live Fluffy

Thursday, August 11th, 2022

Seeing is Believing

Ketchup or Mustard?

Thursday, July 28th, 2022

silly, but perhaps telling choices

80 /20

Monday, July 25th, 2022

an UNIVERSAL rule for effective project design -usually


Tuesday, July 12th, 2022

Ah YES!  the dynamics of families

How Come My Dog Don't Bark When You Come Around?

Monday, April 11th, 2022

 New Orleans' Musician Dr. John's Lyrics

The Responsibility of Youth

Monday, March 14th, 2022

Responsibility can be instinctive and/or learned

A Parasol in Paris; PARTS 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, & 6 continuing

Monday, December 13th, 2021

TRANSITIONS -updated 4/24/23

WARREN continued

Monday, November 8th, 2021

This is a continuation of "WARREN" published on August 31, 2020.

The Other ANGELS

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021

There are Angels amongst us, including yourself possibly

Gratin Dauphinoise

Monday, October 25th, 2021

The French version of scalloped potatoes, but much, much better.

I 'blued' It

Tuesday, October 12th, 2021

'Blue Bloods' are the same as you and me internally.