The pain filled issue with Ischia

  The World’s most ill begotten piece of real estate – Part III The Chinese have a saying, “May you live in interesting times”. And it is in no way a friendly thing to say; on the contrary it is a rather magnificent curse. In Naples people live all their lives in interesting times. If…

Adriatic Bop – Italian Quakes

Recently there was a rather significant Earthquake in Northern Italy along the Po valley. Rescue and recovery efforts are still underway. With luck there will be no additional injuries due to aftershocks and building/infrastructure failure. Though unfortunate, this quake does afford us the opportunity to look around to see what is going on… geologically. I…

Earthquake – Focal beach balls

Stand in the place where you live Now face North Think about direction Wonder why you haven’t before Now stand in the place where you work Now face West Think about the place where you live Wonder why you haven’t before If you are confused check with the sun Carry a compass to help you…