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Romantic tips for those unattached men new to Lakeside and wondering how they might change their romantic status.





What could well be a companion piece to the above article, but focuses instead on the strong emotional pull that the past can have on our attempts to start a relationship.




It’s Come a Long Way—The writer has spent a lot of time researching something in Mexico that most of us don’t care to mention very much.



An examination of the nature of solitude, and how contrary to popular belief, it is not even vaguely related to either loneliness or even alone-ness.



This year the focus is on the various means by which a writer can get published. The outstanding lineup of Guest Speakers will be coming to our sunny shores from as far away as Hollywood and New York City. Contact Herbert Piekow at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Victoria Schmidt at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.






Sunday morning finds many Lakeside residents at the Lake Chapala Society and Open Circle, a forum on a variety of stimulating topics..............





Friday Night Neighborhood Movies at the Wilkes Education Center, Galeana #18, Ajijic
Movies Start at 7 PM.................



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When Did Water Become a Department

Daria Hilton’s When Did Water Become a Department spins a whimsical tale having to do with water, San Francisco, the drug culture and a couple of highly-sexed madcap philosophers.


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Editor’s Page Guest Editorial by Mark Sconce The Power of Poetry   Whilst knocking on doors for Barack a few years ago, I encountered a lady of
OF FAITH AND FABLES By Bob Haynes The Power Of A Gratitude Journal   The Bible says, “be made new in the attitude of your mind,” (Ephesians 4:23)
BRIDGE BY THE LAKE By Ken Masson   The Annual Valentine’s Sectional Bridge Tournament in Ajijic was once again a big success this February. 
UNCOMMON COMMON SENSE By Bill Frayer Is More Openness Always Better?   In my December column, I referred to Václav Havel’s assertion that we should
Joyful Musings By Joy Birnbach Dunstan Toltec Wisdom   Personal power is the cornerstone of creating a positive and fulfilling life. Without it, we
Wordwise With Pithy Wit By Tom Clarkson   This morning, my pal F.T. – who shared the Iraq experience with me during my third trek there – forwarded
LAKESIDE LIVING Kay Davis Phone: 376 – 108 – 0278 (or 765 – 3676 to leave messages) Email: November
Front Row Center By Michael Warren    The Pajama Game By Richard Adler and Jerry Ross Directed by Peggy Lord Chilton Music directed
Every Word  Important By Herbert W. Piekow   Every word a writer writes has meaning yes, sometimes they never get published or the book
LEGERDEMAIN—Italian Style By Jim Rambologna   Enzio Grattani was the Editor-in-Chief of a local rivista (or magazine) in Ajiermo, Italy. Locals

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