Tales of Latin Men

For Cubans, Puerto Ricans, and Dominicans dominos represent a favorite past time for the men and women who play this game.  This table had a mix of all the aforementioned nationalities and their concentration was palpable in the air. Its the Latin chess, its the way of the Latin man and one that’s wholeheartedly embracedContinue reading “Tales of Latin Men”

Photo Essay: The Story of the Claddagh Ring

Engagement Ring ― LX5      I’m officially engaged to my lovely Isabel.   Legend has it that an Irish young man, Richard Joyce, bound for the West Indian slave plantations was kidnapped himself in rough seas by a band of Mediterranean pirates and sold to a Moorish goldsmith. Then over the many long yearsContinue reading “Photo Essay: The Story of the Claddagh Ring”