Elevator to success

The elevator to success is out-of-order — you will have to use the stairs – one step at a time -Joe Girard

God’s own canvas

A cloudy and overcast evening in Bahrain. The rain is falling – ever so lightly – but the weather is heavenly – the winter has not yet gone while the terrible summer seems a long way away. This is the bonus weather to enjoy for as many days as it’s around – because the “griller’…

Standing tall

Anybody can love a rose, but it takes a great deal to love a leaf. Don’t love someone who is beautiful, but love the one who can make your life beautiful. What beautiful lines. Rings true. So true.

Boat aground

This boat on the Busaiteen coast in Bahrain presents a rather eerie sight, lying as it does a quite a distance from the ‘highest’ point of the tide. Some local fishermen said thought the derelict boat had been left there by someone who no longer had any use for it, a few years ago, the…

The Church on the Hill

One of the most ‘period’ places I have seen is the small little town of Kasauli, tucked away in the hills of Solan District in India’s Himachal Pradesh state. And, in Kasauli, there is no more quainter a place than the old Christ Church, established in 1844. Nearly 200 years old, this place of worship…