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The Lady Hermit by Bull Brook
The lady down Bull Brook from our house, Freya Ermeline, lived in a stone structure next to the brook. Her
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Leaving Home
Cindy and Emma at UW-Madison   Before and after Labor Day we hear stories of high school graduates leaving home,
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Weighing Diners in Amery, Part 2
Nancy suggested that the newly closed café in Amery, Ida Mae’s, would be a possible spot to start the Weigh
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Getting Weighed at an All-You-Can-Eat Diner
Imagine the joy of an all-you-can-eat diner, a new adventure in eating. Stepping on a scale starts it out. The
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It Happened at the Amery Depot
Timmy Lindahl hung around the Amery Depot every day, especially in the summer. The father of my Cousin Jimmy, the
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Therapy Dog at the Blalock Orphanage
These days we hear of therapy dogs as companions to people who are stressed or who need to talk to
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The Blalock Orphanage Details
After a variety of groups came and went in the 1920s, in the early 1930s the Blalock Mansion drew up
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The Beauty of the Eclipse
The path of the eclipse across the US gave rise to hundreds, even thousands of memorable photographs. It seemed like
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Angels and the Devil’s Tunnel at the Blalock
Above: The story of Solvieg and Turid at the Blalock Medical facility, immigrants from Norway and caught up in the
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Blalock Mansion: An Overview
Off and on I’ve written about events about this fictive Blalock Mansion on 7th Street in Port Edwards, WI. Just
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