Browsing Tag: Maglite

Road Trip: Mexico El Salvador Part 11

Road Trip: <del>Mexico</del> El Salvador Part 11

It was still dark but with my trusty mini Maglite I found the wall switch being careful not to touch the bare wires in this unfamiliar and quite frankly not all that inviting “hotel” room.  We were just inside Nicaragua from the Honduras-Nicaragua border.  I had slept in my clothes; the gear ...

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Swallow Tail Kite – Knock Knock, Who’s There???

Swallow Tail Kite – Knock Knock, Who’s There???

The Springer Spaniels seem to be most alert in la madrugada, roughly just after midnight until 0500hrs or thereabout.  Probably, what we would call “the wee small hours” (or at least Chairman of the Board Frank did).  It therefore follows that when one of the pups give out this low, slow ...

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Reading, Raining and Power Failures

Reading, Raining and Power Failures

  One of the things we see a lot of on the beaches down here are folks reading.  The tourists bring a lot of books and a lot of those are put to good use.  Our local volunteer animal shelter, DAWG (Dominical Animal Welfare Group), takes them in as donations and then runs a bookstore at the ...

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