Roomies!

I love living alone. I get to run around the house  in my favorite brown suit (it fits me perfectly!), mop the floor if I wake up in the middle of the night, or just come home after a long day of talking, kick my soggy socks off and leave them in the middle of…

Revisiting Dubai

(Two years ago I visited the dazzling country of the United Arab Emirates , or the UAE. Here’s the story…) As excited as I was to visit the famed tourist haven of Dubai, I barely knew where it was on a map. I found it east of Saudi Arabia, bordered by Qatar and the Persian…

Full Circle

Sometimes life meets us in the middle…. Some friends come and some friends go, but thank God for those who hang on and ride. I saw my great friend Katherine a week ago, on this side of the pond. We first met around 15 years ago when she called me for an interview. She was…

“New City+Old Friend=Priceless Experience”

A little while ago  I took a train to London to meet a friend I haven’t seen in over 8 years. “J” was amazing! He complimented me from the moment I got off the plane, was there to greet me with a big hug, took me to get something to eat (my kind of man) and gave…