Amery Area September Scenes, the Country and the Lakeshore

Amery Area September Scenes, the Country and the Lakeshore

Recently I took a few photos around Amery the week before the Fall Festival. Coming home on the 12th of September, I saw the sun going down about 7:15 and had to drive quickly to a spot to get a clear view. This was taken south of Deer Park, WI. Taking about a dozen photos […]

Claire: a Joke and Another Poem from Mineral Point

Claire: a Joke and Another Poem from Mineral Point

Claire interacts with Mineral Point resident. Just because Claire from Mineral Point seems to be a serious poet, a recluse, and unsocial, at times she shines. Coming down to the level of the grocery in her store she encountered Bill Blye, a Mineral Point resident. “Bill,” Claire said while picking out cans of food. “I […]

Leaving Home

Leaving Home

Cindy and Emma at UW-Madison   Before and after Labor Day we hear stories of high school graduates leaving home, most often for college. It’s a tough time, and exciting time for the young person and a mixture of feelings for the parents and siblings. In searching the internet, many posts about leaving home appear, […]

Country Roads, Take Me Home

Country Roads, Take Me Home

Country Roads song made famous by John Denver Almost heaven, West Virginia Blue Ridge Mountains Shenandoah River, Life is old there Older than the trees Younger than the mountains Blowin’ like the breeze Country roads, take me home To the place I belong West Virginia, mountain momma Take me home, country roads All my memories […]