Island Reporter, Captiva Current, Sanibel-Captiva Islander Columnsen-usThu, 29 Sep 2016 16:18:50 EDTThu, 29 Sep 2016 16:18:50 EDT Shocked: Musings of a free associator it's so important to be earnest then why didn't my parents name me Ernest? And if we should be frank with each other why wasn't I named Frank? And why aren't you named Frank? And why isn't your sister named Frank? I know a lady who makes vases.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTIn the Garden: Southern show stopper jasmine (Trachelospermum jasminoides) is an intoxicatingly fragrant vine that causes me to take deep breathes to draw in the scent I associate with the heat of summer and lazy days on the porch.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTLiving Sanibel: Bluegill and redbreast sunfish Bluegill and redbreast sunfish are sometimes referred to as bream (pronounced brim) in Florida.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTPoetic License: Mami, I sold the lots, I sold the lots But I kept the dream. For five hundred down And fifty a month forever A piece of treeless swamp - Mami, I sold the lots. A three bedroom palace With mango and orange trees: Puerto Rico in USA.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTRotary Happenings: LARC has made a difference in many lives you know that in this country, and many countries around the world, that up until the 1950s, if you had an IQ of 50 and below, medical and educational experts believed that these individuals should be institutionalized? Parents were pressured...Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT