Sittin’ at a Garrison Keillor Show
The lady next to me at the Keillor show had to be one of those church basement women. ThereRead more.
And the Moon Rose Over an Open Field
Traveling with a college friend Mary during my junior year at UW-Superior meant miles in a bus and hoursRead more.
She Didn’t Realize She Was My Girlfriend
Barbara. Her name was Barbara. We went to school in Amery; I’m not sure when I first talked with herRead more.
The Afternoon I Heard My Teacher Toot
While in 7th grade in Amery Public Schools, my teacher and I spent an afternoon at work on our schoolwork.Read more.
The Comfort of a Dog: Updated
Our collie Chance became part of my healing after going through heart surgery, and calm and patient fellow ended upRead more.
Hired Farmhand Died in the Pasture: Finalized
In an area south of Amery, south of Deer Park, a hired man died in the fall of 1947, hisRead more.
Aunt Beulah–Her Perfume, Her Life, and Her Legacy
My aunt’s perfume I remember. On a trip to Norway, relatives wore that same fragrance. Aunt Beulah spent time inRead more.
A Most Unforgettable Student: Carrie
A most wonderful student named Carrie lives forever in my memory, a gracious and thoughtful student who turned out toRead more.
O Holy Night, in Amery, WI
Tears from my eyes came down without me realizing it, but I made sure Johnny and Ralph on either sideRead more.