While checking out at a grocery store I noticed that a cashier had an unusual tattoo on her forearm. “What is that tattoo?” I asked Ciani. She smiled. “It’s a copy of the EKG of my grandmother’s last heartbeat.”
As we observe the news, politics, hateful websites, and nasty blogs, it appears that the world has gone mad and darkness rules. Meanwhile many—perhaps most—people, still value compassion and service.
I recently watched a touching documentary, Tea with the Dames, an intimate chat between four esteemed British actresses, Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Joan Plowright, and Eileen Atkins, all of whom have been knighted.
If you have been following the news lately, you know that the Kilauea Volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii has been erupting seriously.
As we enter 2018, the world appears to be fllled with glorious opportunities and scary threats. Dickens wrote, “It was the best of times and the worst of times.”