Browsing All posts tagged under »England«


September 25, 2013


In the past eighteen days I’ve traveled ten thousand plus miles and visited dozens of English villages, towns, cities, churches, restaurants, beaches, butchers, bakers, country stores and country lanes. I made my way by car, plane, train, coach and traversed many miles by “push bike”, the English term for a bicycle, and my own two […]

Books in Bath

September 23, 2013


I traveled to Bath last week to see about a bookstore. I had never been to the Somerset city before, not in the years I lived in England nor during any of the many visits I have made in the years following. Of course I’d heard of it, but it wasn’t even on my list […]

Happy Birthday

September 10, 2013


I am on the far side of the Atlantic; in another country, another culture, another world. Another life. But I am not completely partitioned off from my ‘real life’ while I am on this holiday. My Macbook Pro accompanied me this trip so I could do a trial run of working remotely, away from my […]

That was then, this is now.

August 8, 2013


This was me in England in June of 08. I was happy.  I am headed back to the shores of Albion in a few weeks.  I sometimes call England my second home, just for the sake of ease. But that’s not quite right. Even before I ever set foot on English soil in 1978, I […]