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.
Thanksgiving Poem from 1920
The Pilgrims and the first Thanksgiving has been part of the study in American schools for a century and aRead more.
Who’s with the Baby?
The father grunted as he slept, occaionally looking at the football game on the big screen. In and out ofRead more.