Lewtrenchard Manor - now a luxurious hotel - is an undiscovered treasure. Here, literary, musical and architectural wonders recall a glorious, long ago era.
Pooled results from a national survey give us America's National Top Ten Halloween candies. We list the best. AND the worst for you, right here.
One of four contenders for the National League pennant is St. Louis. The team is led by sophomore Cardinal manager, Mike Shildt.
CHARLOTTE, NC, October 6, 2019 – Sometimes I imagine myself in camouflage fatigues fighting an invisible creature called ALS. More commonly known as, Lou Gehrig’s Disease. The truth is, that although ALS is a daily struggle that resembles a war, that’s where the similarities stop, because, in the end, the affliction is going to win. ...
Halloween, the second most celebrated day is near. From pumpkins to costumes learn the myths and lore behind All Hallows Eve
In their neverending journey toward impeaching Trump, the Democrats are continuing to look under every rock and discovering things that aren't there.
Alexa can turn on or off your light or play music. She is a source of up to the minute news and information. But she can't cure ALS
It’s hard to believe that November 2019 will mark three decades since the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989. And the reunification of East and West as well.
ALS victims know there is no single frame of reference for comparing notes. Particularly when you also discover you are aging.
Following the Saudi Aramco attack, the President says there is a reason they the culprit. But what is America's response? Locked and loaded? Or cautious?
Every September, Mons, Belgium remembers their liberation from Hitler by the British. These events leading to the story of the Angel of Mons.
The West's fact-blind governments forget: Unlimited Islamic immigration without assimilation effectively permits an invasion of hostile forces.
Living with ALS means adapting to new ways to think, eat, move, live. Today's picto language of emojis and acronyms means adapting to how we use language
Did you see anyone wearing white after Labor Day? Did you even care to look? Or bother to notice? The wealthy once followed this fashion dictate.
When is it proper to use I or me? He or Him is what to Who or Whom? English Grammar makes it one of the hardest language to learn. Here are a few tricks.
Gigi is a superhero, as is our grandson, William. They went out and found other superheros, the firefighters and first responders of Charlotte.
In celebration of its tenth anniversary, The Magellan Travel Club is offering a deluxe tour of Italy in the spring of 2020.
CHARLOTTE, NC: When you have ALS, there is a need for fore-thought. To think ahead of any potential situation. On both the part of the patient and the ALS caregiver. There’s a wonderful scene in the classic comedy spoof Airplane (1980) when a flight attendant borrows a guitar from a nun. With all good intentions, ...
Constrained writing is a literary technique where the author is bound by some pre-determined condition. American mathematician Mike Keith is a master.
Tuesdays with Morrie is the story of one man's journey wth ALS, Morrie Schwartz, toward the inevitable end. It made me recognize some important things.