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Faces of Faith: A road trip to Wichita

September 9, 2015 Many years ago my parents owned a bookstore--well, actually, a gift and bookstore.  But for my mother it was the book part that really counted. more »»

Shell Shocked: The balance of nature

September 9, 2015 I recently convened a meeting of representatives from many of the wildlife species in Sanibel. more »»

Poetic License: New York Minutes

September 9, 2015 9:37 AM, Sept. more »»

Center Stage: ‘Some Enchanted Evening’ offers great night of song

September 9, 2015 As the 168th production, the Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre has hit “pay dirt” by making it a grand night of singing with the presentation “Some Enchanted Evening. more »»

What's Blooming in Paradise: Golden Coconut Palm among favorite for island feel

September 9, 2015 Plant Subject: Golden Coconut Palm (Cocos nucifera ‘Malayan Dwarf’) First impression: Silky creamy tiny flowers in the effervescent cascade typical of palms. more »»

Living Sanibel: Stump Pass Beach State Park

September 9, 2015 Located in the northwest corner of Charlotte County on the southern tip of Manasota Key, this mile-long stretch of sand is a combination of a great sunbathing beach and a fascinating hike into a... more »»

At the Library: New fiction books at the Captiva Memorial Library

September 9, 2015 “Sisters of Heart and Snow” by Margaret Dilloway “The award-winning author of ‘How to Be and American Housewife’ returns with a poignant story of estranged sisters, forced together by family... more »»

Shell Shocked: Never quit, never give up

September 2, 2015 When is it time to quit? Today’s lesson in living has to do with knowing just when to quit and when not to give up. This guy goes into a bar holding a live head under his arms. more »»

Sea lavender a great butterfly attractant

September 2, 2015 Plant Subject: Sea Lavender (Argusia gnaphalodes) First impression: Teeny, tiny white flowers with dark red centers in squeezed together clusters at the end of each branch. more »»

Living Sanibel: Bowditch Point Regional Park offers natural treasures

September 2, 2015 The small, but amazing Bowditch Point Regional Park compresses a bounty of natural treasures into a compact package. more »»

Poetic License: Six days in the life of Wilson One

September 2, 2015 Day six and beyond There is life after tennis! God knows how many days I lay there in the recycling bin, forgotten, waiting to be shredded. more »»

At the Library: Life takes many paths at the Captiva Memorial Library

September 2, 2015 “Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind” by Dr. more »»

Rotary Happenings: SCCF’s Sloan talks turtles

September 2, 2015 Some wonderful and wondrous things happen here on the Islands of Sanibel and Captiva during what some may call our Islands’ off-season. more »»

Faces on Faith: Refresh, renew, restore

September 2, 2015 Summertime leads many of us to seek cooler climbs and fresh vistas. We long for change, not just from oppressive weather, but from entrenched habits, tiresome tasks, and burdensome responsibilitie. more »»

On the Water: Weather is hot, and so is the fishing

September 2, 2015 If you have been fishing recently, you no doubt felt the heat. more »»

Shell Shocked: The dreaded dire diagnosis delirium

August 26, 2015 The family physician was testing my recall abilities. He said, “I’m going to read you a number and I’d like you to memorize it and feed it back to me. more »»

What's Blooming in Paradise: Golden dew drop butterfly and bird attractor

August 26, 2015 Plant Subject: Golden Dew Drop (Duranta repens) First impression: Wow, what a fabulous display - cascades of tiny dark lavender flowers draped with glowing yellow berrie. more »»

Living Sanibel: Florida Ivory Millipede plays vital role in ecological cycle

August 26, 2015 Florida Ivory Millipede There are more than 10,000 species of millipedes worldwide. The largest of these, the giant African millipede can grow to 11-inches. more »»

At the Library: Maine library signs same book as Captiva readers for anniversary of ‘Gift from the Sea’

August 26, 2015 March 16, 2015, a community celebration sponsored by the Captiva Island Historical Society, the Earth Shine Institute and the Captiva Memorial Library was held in honor of the 60th anniversary of th... more »»

Poetic License: Six days in the life of Wilson One

August 26, 2015 Day Three I can’t believe what’s happened! The seniors put me in a can without one of my brothers and dropped a fuzzless hard court Dunlop right on top of m. more »»



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