"My Little Corner of the World" is a collection of essays/podcast featuring the Wit, Wisdom and Philosophy of HP Ames, a 92 year old disabled Veteran. The book is a collection of thoughts and memories designed to stimulate reflection on our daily lives and actions. Initially created as advice and guidance to his grandchildren, "My Little Corner of the World" offers insight to all people in all walks of life and is a gift from one generation to another. In essence it's remedy for the painful moments in life, and a blueprint as to how to overcome those difficulties with a positive and reflective attitude; a little chicken soup for the mind and soul.
HP Ames is a 92 year old disabled Veteran who seen it all. As an Entrepreneur, Real Estate Broker, Theatrical Actor, and father of three children, HP has viewed life from many perspectives. Born in Wooster Mass. In 1926, HP has seen the impact and effect of the decisions made that have shaped our society and reality. A WWII Navy Veteran, HP understands the meaning of service and duty to God and mankind. He has written these words of wisdom as a gift to family and future generations. Having survived the death of his wife, Everel, in 1985, and recently in 2017 the death of his youngest son, Brian, HP has sought to bring meaning to life and honor the principles of Love, Compassion, Understanding, and Contribution to society as a God-given duty to Humanity. HP currently resides in Houston, Texas and looks forward to sharing these precious moments of wit, wisdom and philosophy with the world.