Daily Archives: August 10, 2022

When your family impacts you…

My family, beginning with my mother and, more prominently, with my eldest half-sister has or have struggled with addiction to scheduled substances. How has this impacted me: my eldest half-sister robbed more than 20 banks in the late-1980s. This crime spree was fueled by her addiction to cocaine and her general impulse for criminality. In […]

Message #1 – Welcome to my Public Diary

Well, here’s my public diary. For what it’s worth, this will be my space to share my thoughts about moments lived in my life or my observations of things happening around me, whether they be in the United States, where I currently reside, or further afield in international locales, where I also have experiences. Why? […]