7th Street Port–Intro
Background of 7th Street. Where the house stood now sits an empty lot. The quiet and sedate street south ofRead more.
We are constituted so that simple acts of kindness, such as giving to charity or expressing gratitude, have a positiveRead more.
Put a Candle in the Window
Put a candle in the window ‘Cause I feel I’ve gotta move. Though I’m goin’, goin’ I’ll be comin’ homeRead more.
Finding a Bag of Money in Amery
Steve jammed on his brakes when he saw the bag on the ground, we didn’t see it. Paul and IRead more.
Journey by Book
Emily Dickinson writes a poem about unique traveling. There Is No Frigate Like a Book There is no frigate likeRead more.
To High School in a Sleigh
Sunday afternoon, time for me to head back to college in the late 60s. The weekend was over, back atRead more.
The ideas, customs, and social behavior of a particular people or society. The ideas and items used by members ofRead more.
Accidents on Record 100 Years Ago
Gunshots, dynamite, fingers and arms cut off, big toe shot, and horse/ railroad mishaps. Polk County accidents from 1910 isRead more.
Hippos in South Twin Lake, Amery
The Amery Beach had to be THE place for any Amery kid from age 5 to 17, a busy socialRead more.
A Life Worth Living
“Sad will be the day for anyone when they become content with the thoughts they are thinking and the deedsRead more.