A Month in Puerto Rico Part IV: Farewell

A Month in Puerto Rico Part IV: Farewell

ENGLISH Synopsis: In this blogpost, my trek back to Qatar and how my trip became a goodbye pilgrimage in more ways than one. October already; we are entering the fall although, judging by the high record-breaking temperatures in some parts of the United States the planet doesn’t know it yet. It is long past the […]

A Month in Puerto Rico Part II: Land of Coffe and Beer

A Month in Puerto Rico Part II: Land of Coffe and Beer

ENGLISH In this post: coffee, beer, and shopping on the island of enchantment. My first outing while in Puerto Rico was for shopping; there is a new super Walmart in Toa Baja that is all the rage with the locals of the several Toa somethings and other neighboring towns; to that place my brother drove […]

A Month in Puerto Rico Part I: Home and thereabouts

A Month in Puerto Rico Part I: Home and thereabouts

ENGLISH AND ESPAÑOL PARA ESPAÑOL SIGUE HASTA EL FINAL DE LA PÁGINA I have spent about a month in Puerto Rico, mostly taking care of some family affairs like helping to take care of my mom and watching, with a lot of pride, my niece graduating from high school. In between family engagements, however, I […]

Us vs Cat

Us vs Cat

Disponible también en español. Por favor, sigue hasta el final de la página.   SYNOPSIS: He is aptly named Maj, his majesty, the cat, and he owns his name as much as he owns his new humans and almost everything else that he fancies in the house. ENGLISH I have mentioned before this stray cat […]