Wooden Chain to Grand Nephew Parker: Final
Gave a wooden chain to a little fellow, our grand nephew Parker. Cut the chain with him in mind, andRead more.
Catalpa Wood: Beautifully Grained
The catalpa tree growing on the lot line with our neighbor blossomed beautifully in June, a late bloomer, but theRead more.
Dandelion Wine by Ray Bradbury: Summer, New
The book Dandelion Wine caught my attention because of the descriptions of growing up in a small community, seen throughRead more.
Summer Memories and Anticipation: Finalized
Summertime. June, the perfect month for anyone who enjoys summer and has an advantage of a time without responsibilities. AsRead more.
Writing: What Is the Perfect Environment?
The ideal writing setting may be summed up in this photo. Once I tried writing at a lake cabin northRead more.
“Growing Up in Amery”: NOW Available on Amazon
Amery stories are out on Amazon, and the book only costs a buck. The stories are from my childhood, someRead more.
The Guy in the Song Who Drove Through Phoenix
The song about Phoenix was minimal, the implications many, and “By the Time I Get to Phoenix” was a GlenRead more.
A History Class Reading Nostalgia by Candlelight
Nostalgia was a popular topics in history class. When students came back to talk to me after years away fromRead more.
It Began with a Manual Typewriter
My first typewriter was a treasure and an ally. When I first attended college at UW Superior after graduating fromRead more.
Variations on a Hug
Hugs vary depending on the setting. In wishing well to a waitress who just survived a bout with cancer, aRead more.