Superstitions in the Far East are “Life Dominating.”

Boo! Asians are superstitious people. Islanders even more so. When a people lives in isolation they can invent some strange mystical forces that act upon their daily lives. And for many centuries, travelers from far away lands would also visit, depositing their beliefs also. The Philippines has become a melting pot of local and foreign […]

A Vacation from Retirement?

Once in a while, no matter whatever my status has been in life, and from a young age, I have always had the need to get up and go, somewhere…anywhere.  After being raised in a flat land farming community in North Central Illinois, the desire to just take off and go somewhere showed up early […]