Anatomy of the Roti.

I’m a simple guy.   I like simple things.  It generally does not take a lot to make me happy or to shut me up.  I will tell what does make me happy.  Roti. It’s amazing how a four letter can trigger the most  amazing smile on my face.   For those of you living under a…

The Tide Is Changing. The Divide Is Deep.

I’m doing something this year I’ve never done before.  It’s a simple task but it’s history is steeped in blood, tears, murder, triumph, and legislation. I voted as an American citizen for the first time. Crazy huh? The Voting Rights Act of 1965 was the final measure that ensured the ability for people of color…

48 Times In An Hour. (Yawn)

In May of this year I received the scare of my life.  Like most people, I snore.   I wish that was the end of it.   For years and years my wife Susan complained about the inability to sleep due to my snoring.   I did a sleep test 10 years ago and they said I was…

42 Guns.

42 guns.  It’s been said that the Las Vegas mass shooter owned 42 guns.  Man, that sounds like a lot of guns doesn’t it?  I get the second amendment arguments (I think).  I just can’t help but ask…… why so many guns?  As a Canadian growing up Toronto perhaps I’ll never understand. 42 guns.  The…