Peacock

During our stay at a lovely hotel in Madurai, India we saw quite a few peacocks. We were informed that there were in the vicinity of 100 on the property. As we ate our lunch on the veranda, a half dozen or so strutted in sight of our table pecking the ground for food. One walked to…

Regal Peacock

One attractions of the Gateway Hotel was the peacocks that populated the ground. They were reasonably acclimated to humans so strutted within touching distance of people as long as there was food to peck. Of course, they kept a wary eye and jumped if the people made a sudden movement.

Madurai From On High

The gorgeous Gateway Hotel in which we resided during our short stay in Madurai was on a hill overlooking the city. In the distance we could make out the four tall gates of Meenakshi Temple. Between us and the distant temple were candy colored buildings that make up this part of the city. It was the first…

Tatlong Taon (Three Years)

They say lightning never hits the same place twice. I disagree because my heart has experienced the exhilaration of lightning striking again. Oddly enough, this lightning both healed and completed a heart, my heart, which had sustained significant damage from the trials of life. I am whole. We are one. She is my forever one forever.…