On Language and Color

The complexity of color is bewildering. Each thing in our world is a play of energy consisting of electromagnetic waves flowing in different frequencies. All the colors of the spectrum are present in each thing of  this world, but all… [more]

Teach Your Parents Well

There have been many compelling pictures of the Coast Guard at work In Texas following Hurricane Harvey. A C-130J flew from Elizabeth City, North Carolina to Beaumont, Texas to evacuate the residents who had to leave their homes. Beaumont had become not only an… [more]

One Excellent Nurse

Most stories about a great nurse would be set in a hospital, but mine is in my classroom. Marilou Fajardo is a student in my ESL advanced level writing class. She works at the Virginia Beach Rehabilitation Center as a… [more]