So… Bill has actually been writing his “Ruminations” since January of 2012, when he started his first ever sabbatical. For over 2 years now he has sent them out by email. When he decided to start this blog, he thought he should post all of the old “Ruminations” to it, but that will not be an easy process. The first month seems to be missing. Should they turn up, I will post them later. These will be in chronological order as best I am able to figure it out. Here goes…..